SOCAR reveals volume of aviation fuel supplies to Ukraine

Oil&Gas Materials 26 December 2017 16:50 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec. 26

By Maksim Tsurkov – Trend:

SOCAR Energy Ukraine (a subsidiary of Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR in Ukraine) imported 19,700 tons of aviation fuel to Ukraine in January-October 2017, Enkorr information resource reports with reference to "Consulting group A-95".

The source said that 10,600 tons out of the total volume of the imported aviation accounted for Azerbaijan’s share.

“This makes up three percent of the total volume of aviation fuel imported by Ukraine. The remaining 9,100 tons accounted for the share of other countries,” noted the source.

SOCAR delivered 21,600 tons of aviation fuel to Ukraine in 2016.

In 2016, SOCAR increased independent fuel supplies to Ukraine by seven percent as compared to 2015.

In total, the structure of the Azerbaijani company delivered 136,000 tons of fuel, which is by seven percent more than in 2015.

SOCAR is the only producer of oil products in Azerbaijan on the basis of the Heydar Aliyev Baku oil refinery, where the existing facilities are being modernized.