Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug.29
By Emil Ismayilov - Trend:
SOCAR (State Oil Company of Azerbaijan) put into operation the first filling station in the Romanian city of Valcheya Aug. 29, a statement released by SOCAR said.
The total number of SOCAR filling stations in Romania reached 29 in eleven districts of the country.
SOCAR is the only oil producer in Azerbaijan (it has two refineries on its balance), and also owns filling stations in Azerbaijan, Georgia, Ukraine, Romania and Switzerland.
In 2013, SOCAR exported nearly 1.04 million tonnes of oil from its own refineries compared to more than 1.24 million tonnes in 2012. In total last year Azerbaijan produced 5.09 million tonnes of the main petroleum products.