BOTAŞ International Limited (BIL), which operates the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) pipeline in Turkey, transported 83.999 million barrels of crude oil through the Ceyhan terminal last year.
This amount of crude oil was loaded on 116 tankers and sent to world markets, Report informs, referring to the company.
So far, 4,775 tankers have carried 3,655,000,000 barrels of crude oil from the port.
In 2001, BIL was authorized to operate BTC in Turkey. The first tanker loading of crude oil from BTC at the Ceyhan terminal was on June 2, 2006.