SOCAR to partake in tender in Ukraine
Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept. 28
By Maksim Tsurkov – Trend:
SOCAR Energy Ukraine trading house (a subsidiary of Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR) intends to participate in a new tender of Ukrainian Railways (JSC Ukrzaliznytsia) on the supply of diesel fuel, a source in SOCAR told Trend Sept. 28.
According to the source, the company has already submitted an application for participation in the tender, which is held by a commission.
“Ukrzaliznytsia has announced a tender to buy 37,600 tons of diesel fuel in four lots (9,400 tons per each). Along with SOCAR, there are at least four more traders,” said the source.
SOCAR exported 363,510 tons of diesel fuel in January-August 2017 as compared to 430,750 tons in the same period of 2016.
SOCAR is represented in Ukraine by its subsidiary, SOCAR Energy Ukraine, and the company also has a network of 61 filling stations in the country.