On September 17, SOCAR launched its first filling station in Arad City, Romania, at the border with Hungary.
Consequently, the number of SOCAR stations in Romania reached 30. The launch event was attended by CEO SOCAR Romania Mr. Hamza Karimov, Azerbaijani Ambassador to Romania, officials from Arad City and mass media.
The filling station realizes high quality oil products of 95 and 98 gasoline, Diesel Euro 5 and Diesel Super Euro 5. Similar to the other SOCAR filling stations across the country, the one in Arad offers unique services to the customers - a special location for dining - Cafe Nar, with 24 hours free internet. Currently, SOCAR has filling stations in the following counties in Romania: Botosani, Suceava, Neamt, Iasi, Bihor, Buzau, Bacau, Vrancea, Timis, Ilfov, Cluj, Valcea and Arad.
SOCAR paid AZN 149 million 138 thousand to the State Budget for August of the current year that is AZN 18 million 858 thousand (114,5 %) more than the payments for the same period of 2013.
For January-August 2014, SOCAR transferred AZN 1 billion 266 million 741 thousand to the State Budget that is AZN 216 million 827 thousand (120,7 %) more than the payments for the same period of 2013.
Besides, the Company’s payment to the State Social Protection Fund amounted AZN 12 million 405 thousand in August. For January-August 2014, the Company paid AZN 95 million 903 thousand to the State Social Protection Fund.
2 million 214 thousand 981 tons of Azerbaijani oil were delivered from Ceyhan Port to the world market in August 2014 (1 million 976 thousand 809 tons of this volume was the oil of the State Oil Fund of Azerbaijan Republic).
During January-August of 2014, the volume of the exported oil from Ceyhan Port to the world market totaled 19 million 34 thousand 448 tons.
In general, 252 million 178 thousand 362 tons of Azerbaijani oil has been exported from Ceyhan Port to the world market since the start of BTC exploitation until September 1, 2014.
2 million 475 thousand 365 tons of Azerbaijani oil was transported via BTC main export pipeline in August 2014.
19 million 570 thousand 007 tons of oil were pumped via this pipeline in January-August 2014. In general, 254 million 886 thousand 511 tons of oil have been pumped to BTC since the start of pipeline exploitation until September 1, 2014.
In addition, overall 486 thousand 320 tons of Turkmen and Kazakh oil were pumped via BTC in August 2014.
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