State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR)

Turkey, Azerbaijan to laid this year pipeline to supply Nakhchivan

Turkey, Azerbaijan to laid this year pipeline to supply Nakhchivan

Following the liberation of Azerbaijan’s occupied Nagorno-Karabakh region, Baku is now looking to ensure the uninterrupted supply of natural gas to Nakhchivan with a project to be carried out in cooperation with Turkey that foresees the pipeline being laid this year

LUKOIL to enter exploration project in Caspian sea

LUKOIL to enter exploration project in Caspian sea

LUKOIL signed an agreement yesterday on acquiring a 25% participating interest in the Shallow Water Absheron Peninsula (SWAP) exploration project in the Azerbaijan sector of the Caspian Sea from BP. The deal is expected to complete …

BP boosts offshore gas production in Azerbaijan

BP boosts offshore gas production in Azerbaijan

BP has announced the start of gas production under the second phase of the Shah Deniz offshore project in Azerbaijan’s deep-water sector of the Caspian Sea, with the UK supermajor also resuming plans to start long-discussed shallow water exploration drilling in the country

SOCAR: burning mud volcano in Caspian Sea gradually weakening

SOCAR: burning mud volcano in Caspian Sea gradually weakening

No industrial facility of SOCAR (State Oil Company of Azerbaijan) was damaged due to the burning, fixed on the evening of July 4, 2021 in the Caspian Sea, the company said in a statement. According to the statement, all offshore …

SOCAR to operate exports of Rosneft oil products to Ukraine

SOCAR to operate exports of Rosneft oil products to Ukraine

The Azerbaijani state oil company SOCAR has become an export operator of Rosneft's oil products to Ukraine, the corresponding contract has already been signed with the Russian side, the Ukrainian newspaper Enkorr reported citing market …

Russian gas to be supplied to Armenia through Azerbaijan

Russian gas to be supplied to Armenia through Azerbaijan

Over the next three weeks, Russian gas will be transferred to Armenia through Azerbaijan. The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) and Gazprom Export have already signed a short-term contract for transportation. Scheduled …

SOCAR Supervisory Board established in Azerbaijan

SOCAR Supervisory Board established in Azerbaijan

Today, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev signed a decree on measures to improve the management of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR), creating a Supervisory Board for the general management of the company’s …

Azerbaijan begins commercial gas deliveries to Europe

Azerbaijan begins commercial gas deliveries to Europe

The Shah Deniz consortium today announced commencement of commercial gas deliveries to Europe from the Shah Deniz gas field in the Caspian Sea offshore Azerbaijan via the newly-completed Southern GasCorridor (SGC) pipeline system, accord to the …

Europe awaits Azerbaijani gas

Europe awaits Azerbaijani gas

Caspian output to reach Europe while Turkmenistan eyes supplier role, SOCAR says. In an interview with Nikkei Asia, SOCAR's vice president said "there are no obstacles left to build new pipelines in the Caspian Sea." 

Turkey and Azerbaijan to build new gas pipeline

Turkey and Azerbaijan to build new gas pipeline

The Turkey-Nakhchivan natural gas pipeline will ensure the security of Nakhchivan’s energy supply via natural gas, which will flow through Turkey to the Azerbaijani exclave, Turkish Energy Minister Fatih Dönmez said Tuesday

Explosion occurs on SOCAR’s gas pipeline

Explosion occurs on SOCAR’s gas pipeline

An accident occurred on the 23-kilometer part of the Galmaz-Gazimamed gas pipeline with a diameter of 720 millimeters, on Aug.7, at about 20:55, Ibrahim Ahmadov, deputy head of the public relations and events department at Azerbaijan's state …

SOCAR to send fourth part of oil to Belarus

SOCAR to send fourth part of oil to Belarus

Azerbaijan's State Oil Company SOCAR will send a new batch of oil to Belarus this week, Deputy Chief of SOCAR's Public Relations and Events Department Ibrahim Ahmadov said. According to him, Azerbaijan will send 85-90,000 …

Azerbaijan's tanker "Lachin" starts its first run

Azerbaijan's tanker "Lachin" starts its first run

Azerbaijan’s first national tanker 'Lachin', built at Baku Shipyard, set off for its first run today, press-service of SOCAR reported on Facebook. From Baku port the ship will depart to Georgian port Kulevi. After …