Tuesday, October 10, 2006
Vahid Alakbarov - LUKoil to increase a number of gas stations to 30 in Azerbaijan
06 October 2006 [16:35] - Today.Az - Russia's LUKoil Oil Company President Vahid Alakbarov gave a talk at a press conference in Azerbaijan. He said he had met with senior officials of Azerbaijan during a one-day visit to Azerbaijan, APA reports. Development of retail sale network of LUKoil's oil products in Azerbaijan was discussed at the meeting with President Ilham Aliyev. LUKoil intends to increase the number of filing stations in Azerbaijan from 21 to 30. "The mere intent is not sufficient to achieve this goal. We need parties selling their shares and land for the stations," he said. LUKoil is participating in development of Yalama oilfield in Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian. LUKoil has gas stations and an oil base in Azerbaijan.