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11.11.2013 Azerbaijan’s SOCAR to Build Port for Petrochemical Complex in Turkey

The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) plans to construct the largest and deepest port in Turkey by late 2014 - early 2015, the news agency Trend reported on November 11, citing SOCAR head Rovnag Abdullayev.

05.11.2013 Azerbaijan’s SOCAR Hopes for Good Relations with New Georgian Prime Minister

The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) hopes for new Georgian Prime Minister's continued support, the Azerbaijani news agency Trend on November 4 cited SOCAR head Rovnag Abdullayev as telling journalists.

31.10.2013 SOCAR to Create Underground Gas Storage in Southern Azerbaijan

The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) has started drilling the second appraisal well as a part of creation of an underground gas storage facility in the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic, a source in SOCAR told Trend on October 29.

31.10.2013 Azerbaijan’s ACG Produces 318 Million Tons of Oil

To date 318 million tons of oil have been produced under the project for the development of the Azeri-Chirag-Guneshli (ACG) oil and gas fields in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea, the news agency Trend reported on October 30, citing SOCAR First Vice-President on

24.10.2013 SOCAR Extinguishes Fire at Bulla Deniz

The Azerbaijani State Oil Company (SOCAR) has extinguished the fire in the emergency well at the Bulla Deniz offshore field in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea, Trend reported on October 24, citing a source at the oil and gas market.

22.10.2013 Azerbaijan to Finalize Agreement with Shah Deniz-2 Partners by End-2013

“The recent agreement on the Shah Deniz-2 project was related with gas sale. According to the agreement, the document was signed with the European companies that are going to buy the Azerbaijani gas.

18.10.2013 Oil Refinery Commissioning in Turkey Delayed

Construction of SOCAR’s Star oil refinery in Turkish Aliaga port is planned to be finished in 2018, the news agency APA reported on October 17. Oil refinery will be completely handed over after 100 months.

15.10.2013 SOCAR not to Cut Petrol Prices in Georgia

The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) has no plans to reduce prices on Azerbaijani petrol sold in the Georgian market, Trend has reported, citing SOCAR head Rovnag Abdullayev as saying on October 14.

15.10.2013 SOCAR Commissions New Rig

The State Oil Company of the Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) has commissioned a new offshore platform at the Darwin Bank field in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea, the news agency Trend reported on October 14, citing a statement from SOCAR.