SOCAR Georgia Petroleum, Ltd is the largest importer of petrol and diesel in Georgia. It imports up to 35,000 tons of oil products from Azerbaijan each month. The company is expanding rapidly by increasing its network of petrol stations around the country. SGP's strategic development plan includes construction of petroleum storage depots using modern technologies and develop its network of petrol stations up to 120. read more
23.01.13SOCAR launches 14th filling station in Romania
On January 22, SOCAR opened one more new petrol station at Targu Neamt, in Northern Romania.The opening ceremony was attended by the representatives of SOCAR Petroleum SA and local management.
29.12.12SOCARís New Year Party
On December 28 Representative Office of SOCAR in Georgia organized a New Year party for its employees and guests at Radisson Blu. Giorgi Mosidze and the famous TV leader from Azerbaijan Kamila Babayeva led the evening.
19.12.12A new combined micro-functional SOCAR petrol station will open today at the by-pass road of Tbilisi-Rustavi
On December 19, 2012, at 13:00 the first combined multi-functional petrol station of SOCAR will open at the by-pass road Tbilisi-Rustavi across the zone of economic registration (customs terminal). It is the first time that one of the leading world brands "Gallileo" set up the compressor and the gas distributing pump at the new multi-functional petrol station of SOCAR for refueling with highly technological and ecologically clean natural gas.
09.11.12Prime Minister of Georgia Mr.Bidzina Ivanishvili visits SOCAR Head Office in Georgia
Prime Minister of Georgia Mr.Bidzina Ivanishvili and President of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) Mr.Rovnag Abdullayev discussed cooperation in the field of energy resources supply.
27.09.12SOCAR in the USA
The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) intends to start intensive activities at the markets of the USA and, therefore, has already opened its representation in Washington.
26.09.12Petrol stations under the brand of SOCAR are opening in Switzerland
More than 160 former petrol stations of Esso will be operating in Switzerland under the brand of SOCAR from middle 2013.
SOCAR has recently put into operation its first petrol station in Zurich. SOCAR is a new brand of energy carriers at the market. Throughout more than 20 years, this is the first instance of a foreign company reaching the petrol stations of Switzerland.
19.09.12SOCAR Opens Head Office in Georgia
On September 19 a festive opening ceremony of the head office of SOCAR in Georgia will be held. Opening of the administrative building is a significant event for the company. The given building is the largest office of SOCAR outside Azerbaijan. All services of the Representation of SOCAR in Georgia, SOCAR Energy Georgia, Ltd and its daughter companies will be concentrated there.
18.09.12SOCAR is building the factory for carbamide production
On September 18, 2012 the ceremony of laying the foundation of the factory for carbamide production was held in Kulevi at the free industrial zone.
The annual output of the factory is 660 000 (six hundred and sixty six thousand) tons. During the construction period up to 1500 people will be employed at the factory whereas after launching it up to 300 people will get jobs.
11.09.12SOCAR President awarded with Georgian Presidential Order of Excellence
Mikheil Saakashvili, the President of Georgia awarded SOCAR President Mr.Rovnag Abdullayev with Order of Excellence, according to the decree 10/09/08, dated September 10, 2012. That day the order had been presented to Mr. Abdullayev who paid a visit to Georgia.
10.09.12The Tea-House Opening Ceremony
Among many social projects implemented by SOCAR representation in Georgia, the activities of the company in funding construction-reconstruction works of schools, kindergartens, roads and sports stadiums are worth mentioning.
The next target of opening the Representation of SOCAR in Georgia is the building of the Tea House in Marneuli which was purchased by SOCAR with the view of opening the center of youth of Azerbaijan in Georgia. Within the centre courses of Azeri and Georgian languages and dance and chess classes will be operating.