Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR will deliver a batch of liquified petroleum gas (LPG) of Russian Rosneft to Ukrainian Avantaj company, Trend reports with reference to Ukrainian media.
Around 630 tons of LPG produced by Novokuybishevskiy refinery was loaded on May 21, said sources.
SOCAR has deliveries the first batch of Russian Rosneft’s diesel fuel to Ukraine. Around 2,000 tons of diesel fuel was delivered to an OKKO group company.
SOCAR will supply Rosneft’s oil products to the Baltic stated, Ukraine, Poland.
“SOCAR continues to develop its positions in international oil trading. To this end, the company signed an agreement with Rosneft to organize the supply of their oil products to the Baltic states, Ukraine, Poland and other Eastern European countries”, the company said earlier.
Azerbaijani state oil company SOCAR’s representative office opened in Ukraine in 2008.
The company acquired about 20 Tala-Nafta filling stations in Odessa and Nikolaev regions. as well as Svitanok large oil depot in Odessa region in 2009.
The company took control of the fuelling networks ONIO (four filling stations in Kyiv and the region) and GFC (in Lviv region) in 2010-2011. SOCAR received permission from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine to purchase 26 filling stations and one tank farm of the Kalina group in August 2012.