SOCAR operates to expand participation on retail market

Oil&Gas Materials 18 September 2010 16:01 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, September 18 / Trend E. Ismayilov /

The opening of filling stations under SOCAR brand is a part of the strategy of the company, SOCAR head Rovnag Abdullayev said.

The strategy involves work, including hydrocarbon production, refining, production and sale on retail markets. "That is, the whole cycle," Abdullayev said.

There are five filling stations under SOCAR brand in Baku now. Abdullayev said that several filling stations, including two on Baku-Sumgait road, two - on Baku-Alat road will be put into operation by late 2010. Two more filling stations on Babek Avenue will be constructed.