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
30.12.10SOCAR opened 7 new petrol stations in Georgia
SOCAR Georgia Petroleum, Ltd opened 7 new petrol stations in Georgia, namely, Kharagauli region, Ianeti village of Samtredia region, Tsnori village of Signagi region, Khelvachauri region of Ajara, villages Pakhrali and Kapenekchi, Bolnisi region and Gabal village of Lagodekhi region.
29.12.10SOCAR announced its investment plans in Georgia in 2011
Investments of company SOCAR in Georgia will exceed 50 million dollars in 2011.
At present SOCAR is carrying out active work at the Georgian market in respect with construction of the petrol station and activities within the scope of the program of gasification of 21 economies in Georgia.
29.12.10In 2010 SOCAR invested more than $ 22 million in the oil sector of Georgia
The most volume of investments in the economy of Georgia in the oil sector was made by company SOCAR in 2010, states the union of importers of oil products of Georgia. The volume of investments of SOCAR amounts to 40 million laris.
Then follow such famous Georgian companies as "Wissol Petroleum Georgia" (20 million laris), company "Rompetrol" and Russian "Lukoil".
27.12.10SOCAR will appear at the markets of China and the USA
Next year the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) is planning to seriously diversify its marketing/selling activities and open new oil sale markets. Azerbaijan is seriously interested in appearing at the Chinese market which today is one of the most capacious markets.
27.12.10SOCAR handed the sixth petrol station in Azerbaijan for operation
On Monday company SOCAR handed for operation its sixth petrol station in Azerbaijan. The new petrol station is situated in Baku at the Zikh highway. Head of the company Mr.Rovnag Abdullayev took part in the opening ceremony.
Overall, SOCAR is planning to open 26-30 petrol stations throughout Azerbaijan.
25.12.10SOCAR is awarded a prize “Golden Parchment” in Georgia
SOCAR is awarded a prize "Golden Parchment" in nomination "A Foreign Company of the Year" in Georgia.
With the view of determining the winners of 11 nominations 2600 respondents were awarded with the award "Golden Parchment" in the nomination "A Foreign Company of the Year" in Georgia.
23.12.10SOCAR Georgia Gas, Ltd provided the Georgian village Duzagrama with gas
Within the framework of the presidential program "Gas in all Villages", company SOCAR Georgia Gas, Ltd finished provision of the Duzagrama village of Sagarejo region of Georgia with gas. Within the project scope construction of the 11-km gas pipeline was implemented for which 528157 laris were spent.
22.12.10SOCAR Georgia Gas implements Leak Reduction project within the framework of “Kyoto Protocol”
Within the framework of the "Kyoto Protocol" to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), "SOCAR Georgia Gas" in cooperation with its partners, is implementing project of Leak Reduction in Above Ground Gas Distribution Equipment in company's gas distribution system.
14.12.10Kulevi oil terminal of the company SOCAR reached a record index in respect with loading of the tanker in the region
Kulevi Oil Terminal of the company SOCAR loaded a 100-ton oil tanker of the company Chevron in the most limited timeframe for such operations. It took 18 hours and 45 minutes. To compare, minimum 34 hours are necessary for implementing similar operations in other terminals of the region.
14.12.10SOCAR carries out activities to expand the network of petrol stations in Ukraine
SOCAR is getting ready for opening several petrol stations under its own brand in Ukraine.
At present works are in progress for re-branding several petrol stations which will start working under the SOCAR brand after this. A couple of petrol stations have already started to operate under the SOCAR brand.