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22.01.2014 Azerbaijan’s SOCAR increases oil production in 2013

State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) produced over 8.31 million tons of oil from onshore and offshore fields of the country compared to 8.24 million tons in 2012, SOCAR said on January 21, Trend has reported.

16.01.2014 Azerbaijan’s SOCAR buys 10% of Romania’s SOCAR Petroleum

Azerbaijan's state energy company SOCAR purchased the remaining 10 percent in SOCAR Petroleum SA from the Romanian shareholders, Azernews reported on January 15, citing SOCAR Petroleum.

14.01.2014 Azerbaijan switches oil export from Russian to Turkish pipeline

Azerbaijan's state energy company SOCAR decided to transport oil through the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan oil pipeline instead of the Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline, Trend reported on January 13.

13.01.2014 Azerbaijan’s SOCAR drills horizontal well in Caspian Sea

Azerbaijan's state oil company SOCAR has commissioned the first horizontal well in the shallow-water part of the Guneshli field in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea, Azernews reported on January 10.

09.01.2014 Azerbaijani oil export via Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline down 15% in 2013

Azerbaijan’s SOCAR state company cut oil export via the Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline by 15.2% to 1.75mn tons last year, SOCAR has said.

09.01.2014 Azerbaijan’s SOCAR may buy OMV’s refinery in Turkey

Azerbaijan's state energy company SOCAR, which is the largest investor in Turkey, is considering various plans to set foot in Turkey's fuel market, Azernews said on January 8.

30.12.2013 Gazprom and SOCAR developing strategic relationships

On December 27, Gazprom headquarters hosted a working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Company's Management Committee and Rovnag Abdullayev, President of the State Oil Company of the Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR).

24.12.2013 Fugro Sets up JV with Azerbaijani SOCAR

Fugro has reached agreement with The State Oil Company of the Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) to form a new Joint Venture for the performance of bathymetric, geophysical and geotechnical surveys, the provision of autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) and remotely operated ve

23.12.2013 Azerbaijan’s SOCAR Buys Greek DESFA

The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) has signed with the Hellenic Republic Assets Development Fund (HRADF) and the company "Petroleum" an agreement to acquire 66 percent share package of the Greek operator of gas transmission company DESFA, Trend reported

17.12.2013 Hyundai Interested in SOCAR Projects in Azerbaijan and Abroad

President of Azerbaijan's state oil company SOCAR Rovnag Abdullayev met with Jung Soo-Hyun, President of Hyundai Engineering Construction Co. LTD of South Korea, Azernews reported on December 16.

The sides exchanged views on issues of mutual interest.