LUCOIL to Increase Number of Filling Stations in Azerbaijan in 2008
Azerbaijan, Baku, 3 June / Trend corr A. Badalova/ "Russian LUCOIL company will purchase up to four petrol filling stations in Azerbaijan by the end of 2008," LUCOIL-Azerbaijan said on 3 June.
Presently, the company owns 26 petrol filling stations in Baku, Sumgait, as well as in the regions - Goychay, Gusar, Salyan.
Petrol filling stations are purchased in Azerbaijan in order to provide stable operation of LUCOIL petroleum storage depot located in the Khatai District. The petroleum storage depot with the turnover of 120,000 tons receives oil products from the Heydar Aliyev Refinery. Ten tanks may simultaneously receive and discharge five varieties of oil products (petrol AI-95, AI-93, А-76, diesel fuel and kerosene).