Socar Refineries Processed 1.5% More Oil in First 11 Months

Dec. 7 (Bloomberg) -- State Oil Co. of Azerbaijan, or Socar, processed 5.78 million metric tons of oil at its two refineries in the first 11 months, an increase of 1.5 percent from the same period a year earlier, the Baku-based company said in a report on its website.

Diesel accounted for 37 percent and gasoline 23 percent, Socar said.

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