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Lifting of Crude Oil from the CPC Marine Terminal in May

20210601.jpgDuring May 2021, the gross volume of 5,197,042 mt (41,150,195 bbl) was lifted from the CPC Marine Terminal (MT). During the said month, 50 tankers were handled at MT, which makes 240 tankers loaded in Yuzhnaya Ozereevka during the first five months this year.

Out of the 5,197,042 mt of oil lifted in May 2021, 2,386,429 mt represent Tengiz oil, 860,146 mt – Karachaganak oil and 1,134,639 mt – Kashagan oil.

Overall, Kazakhstani shippers transported 4,381,214 mt of crude oil in May, and 815,828 mt of crude oil were received from Russia. The May shipment schedule was fully implemented.

From 2001 through May 31, 2021, 6,887 tankers were handled at the CPC Marine Terminal. Over this period, the net volume of 729,826,903 tons of crude oil was shipped via Tengiz-Novorossiysk pipeline system. This includes 636,244,732 tons of crude oil from Kazakhstan and 93,582,171 tons of crude oil produced in Russia.


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The CPC Pipeline System is one of CIS largest energy investment projects that involves foreign capital. The length of the Tengiz – Novorossiysk pipeline is 1,511 km. This route moves over two thirds of all Kazakhstan export oil along with crude from Russian fields including those in the Caspian region. CPC Marine Terminal is equipped with three Single Point Moorings (SPM), allowing tankers to be loaded safely at significant distance offshore, including in poor weather conditions

CPC Shareholders: Federal Agency for State Property Management represented by Transneft (trustee) – 24%, CPC Company – 7%, KazMunayGas – 19%; Kazakhstan Pipeline Ventures LLC – 1.75%, Chevron Caspian Pipeline Consortium Company – 15%, LUKARCO B.V. - 12.5%, Mobil Caspian Pipeline Company - 7.5%, Rosneft-Shell Caspian Ventures Limited - 7.5%, BG Overseas Holding Limited - 2%, Eni International N.A. N.V. - 2%, and Oryx Caspian Pipeline LLC – 1.75%.