The Mozyr refinery in Belarus s prepared to refine light Azeri crude, PravoTEK reports according to BELTA.
Deputy Mozyr Director Vitaliy Pavlov said, "We have experience in processing various sorts of crude: Russian, Belarusian and Venezuelan. And the facility is ready to receive Azeri crude".
He said the Mozyr refinery would process the Azeri crude in the way way it handled crude from Venezuela - by mixing it with Russian Urals crude.
"Since Azeri Light is a light crude, we can get better quality products from it than we can from Urals crude. Venezuelan and Belarusian crude also produce high-quality oil products", Pavlov said