33 local companies are participating in 13th international exhibition Caspian Oil & Gas 2006, Trend reports with reference to Emin Kerimov, manager of exhibition, Iteca Caspian. Azeri exhibit area rose by 36%, number of companies by 20%.
Kerimov said in 2004 Azeri companies totaled 25 and in 2005 - 28. In general, the exhibition hosts 360 companies from 33 countries of the world. National pavilions have been reserved by Italy, Poland, Germany, Russia, UK and so.
В"Due to the year of Russia in Azerbaijan, number of Russian companies partaking in the exhibition has risen significantlyВ", - said Yuliya Romanenko, Caspian Oil & Gas
The exhibition is passing June 6 through 9 in Sports-concert complex named after H.Aliyev.
At the conference that accompanies the exhibition, will be partaking high officials of Azeri Industry and Energy Ministry, Russian Ministry of Industry and Power, other countries ministries and leading companies and corporations.
General sponsor of the exhibition is Р"РµРЅРµСЂР°Р"СЊРЅС‹Рј LUKoil. Among official sponsors are BP, Bos Shelf, ConocoPhillips, Dallas & Co, J.Ray McDermott, Michael Wilson & Partners, Ltd, Salans and Statoil.