Tag Archives | Exports

Tunisia: 40% of summer fruit exports go to Libya

Tunisia’s exports of summer fruits increased by 17% reaching 32,500 tons, against 27,600 tons in the same period last year, the Agriculture Ministry said Monday. During this season, official forecasts in Tunisia expect overall exports of summer fruit to reach nearly 41 million tonnes. “The target sought-after is to exceed the volume exported in 2011 […]

North Darfur to Export 10,000 Heads of Cattle to Libya

The government of North Darfur will launch on Thursday the first operation to export cattle from El-Fashir Airport to Kufra Airport, Libya.  The North Darfur minister of finance Dr. Abu Daoud Suleiman said in statements that the state would see the beginning of sheep exporting operations to Libya an estimated 10,000 heads to be exported […]

Turkish Exports to Libya on the Increase

According to figures issued by Turkey’s country’s statistics authority, TurkStat, Turkish exports to Libya, Russia, Jordan, Syria, and Albania were up in the last three years after visa exemption. Turkey and Libya launched visa exemption on April 19, 2009. Exports rose to 1.9 billion from 1.8 billion between 2009 and 2010. However, Turkish exports to […]

Libya 5th in Germany’s March oil imports

Libya’s oil sector sent 469,000 tonnes of crude to Germany in March, down from 779,000 tonnes in February but putting it fifth-highest in Germany’s oil imports, economic and foreign trade statistics office BAFA data showed on Monday. The figure was not dissimilar to 496,000 tonnes received in March 2011, shortly after fighting broke out between rebels […]

Libyan oil exports to total 1.29 million bpd in May

Libyan crude oil exports are expected to amount to 40 million barrels in May, or 1.29 million barrels per day (bpd), a senior official at Libya’s state-owned National Oil Corporation (NOC) said. NOC plans to sell 30 million barrels, while firms that receive oil for investing in Libyan production are expected to take 10 million […]

Med Crude-Urals firm on Asian bid, Libyan export to dip

Russian Urals differentials were supported in the Mediterranean on Monday by a bid from an Asian trader. But the gain in prices was limited as the west-to-east arbitrage export window failed to open, traders said.  Libyan crude oil exports are set to fall marginally in May from April. Trading in the sweet market was relatively thin […]

WAfrica Crude-Ample supplies depress Nigerian grades

Demand for Nigerian crude improved slightly on Wednesday but traders said differentials were yet to recover because of a large overhang of cargoes for April and May. Glencore sold a cargo of Akpo crude oil to India’s BPCL at a small premium to dated Brent, but traders said the rest of the cargoes for the […]

IMF sees $160 oil risk despite Libyan boost

The Libyan state oil company NOC said it will export almost 1.4m barrels a day (b/d) next month as key oil fields come back on stream. The announcement came after Saudi Arabia said it had boosted output to a near record level of 9.87m b/d in January and stood ready to cover any shortfall as […]