Russia increases oil exports in January-July by 5.9%

Russia increased oil exports in January - July 2016 against the same period last year by 5.9% up to 148.7 mln tonnes, according to the report by the Central Dispatching Department of Fuel Energy Complex (CDU TEK) published on Tuesday.

Russia increased oil exports in January - July 2016 against the same period last year by 5.9% up to 148.7 mln tonnes, according to the report by the Central Dispatching Department of Fuel Energy Complex (CDU TEK) published on Tuesday.

In particular, in July exports totaled 20.767 mln tonnes (an increase of 5.6% year-on-year).

In 7 months of the year, deliveries to CIS countries increased by 1.3% to 12.7 mln tonnes, to non-CIS countries - by 6.4% to 136 mln tonnes.

Oil stock supplies to Russian refineries in January - July 2016 amounted to 162 mln tonnes, which is 3.3% lower than a year earlier.

First published by TASS.

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