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
08.06.10SOCAR Georgia Gas, Ltd was awarded international quality certificate - ISO 9001:2008
SOCAR Georgia Gas, Ltd was awarded international quality certificate - ISO 9001:2008 for import, selling and distribution of natural gas, providing with gas and operating gas distribution networks of SGS company which is one of the leading companies in the world for inspection, verification, testing and certification and is recognized as the example of world quality and credibility.
20.05.10The presentation of the project of supplying Poti with gas
On May 20 of the current year in Poti SOCAR Georgia Gas, Ltd held a presentation of the project of supplying the city with gas.
In 2010 it is planned to construct the gas network in Poti. Overall 158 km of gas pipelines will be built. Upon the completion of construction the amount of potential subscribers in Poti will equal 21 000. Besides, 174 sites of various purpose will be supplied with gas.
20.05.10Black Sea Terminal of SOCAR started to trans-ship crude oil for the first time
The Black Sea oil terminal of company SOCAR in Kulevi started to trans-ship Kazakhstan oil of the deposit "Tengiz". The right approach of the company towards the main directions of developing the business strategy and meeting international standards by the terminal in any operations attracted such an important transporter of crude oil as Tengizshevroil. It produces four types of high quality production for using it both inside and outside the Republic.
17.05.10The quality of Azeri fuel at the Georgian market meets the operating standards
The quality of Azeri petrol sold in Georgia meets the operating standards, said Vakhtang Iobashvili, head of the agency for certification of oil products "Monitoring".
According to him, in May "Monitoring" carried out a quality check of fuel imported by SOCAR Georgia Petroleum,Ltd and implemented the certification process.
07.05.10SOCAR does not intend to monopolize the oil products retail sale market of Azerbaijan
On Friday the ceremony of opening first three petrol stations of SOCAR was held in Baku. This year the company SOCAR Petroleum intends to open in Azerbaijan seven more petrol stations under the brand SOCAR (State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic). Investments to build petrol stations in Azerbaijan amount to 20 million manats.
30.04.10Georgian-Azerbaijan Business Forum was held in Tbilisi
The official visit of the government delegation of Azerbaijan Republic to Tbilisi headed by the Minister of Economic Development of Azerbaijan Republic Mr. Shahin Mustafayev and Vice-president of SOCAR Mr. Suleyman Gasimov started by laying flowers on the bust of the national leader of Azerbaijan Republic Heydar Aliyev. The aim of the visit was to participate in Georgian-Azerbaijan business forum organized by the initiative of the National Investment Agency of Georgia and AZPROMO.
13.04.10Azerbaijan, Romania and Georgia signed a memorandum on cooperation in the sphere of gas supply
Today Azerbaijan, Romania and Georgia signed a memorandum on cooperation in the sphere of gas supply in Bucharest
The document was signed by the Minister of Industry and Energy of Azerbaijan Mr.Natik Aliyev, Minister of Economy, Commerce and Business Environment of Romania Mr.Adrian Videanu and Minister of Energy of Georgia Mr.Alexander Khetaguri.
10.04.10The Black Sea oil terminal of SOCAR stated the volume of trans-shipment of oil products
The Black Sea oil terminal of Kulevi of SOCAR (State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic) trans-shipped four million tons of oil cargo since it began functioning, stated the terminal message. The oil terminal was handed for operation in May 2008.
10.04.10SOCAR increases sale of Azerbaijani oil products in Georgia
In March 2010, the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) sold about 33,200 tons of Azerbaijani oil products at the Georgian market compared to 20,100 tons in February.
Of the total volume of oil products sold in March at the Georgian market, petrol accounted to about 13,320 tons, diesel fuel to about 15,030 tons, aviation kerosene - 4,000 tons, bitumen - 520 tons, fuel oil to 235 tons and lubricating oil to 119 tons.
07.04.10Azerbaijan, Romania and Georgia will sign the gas agreement
On April 10-14 a memorandum of understanding "On Cooperation in the Sphere of Gas Provision" will be signed in Bucharest within the framework of the visit of the Minister of Industry and Energy of Azerbaijan Mr.Natik Aliyev.
The document will be signed between the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Business Environment of Romania, Ministry of Industry and Energy of Azerbaijan and the Ministry of Energy of Georgia.