Azeri President Aliyev wants Socar to be Turkey’s number 1

Azeri President Aliyev wants Socar to be Turkey’s number 1

 

Azeri President İlham Aliyev has requested Azeri state-run energy firm Socar Turkey to replace its plans to be one of the top three groups of Turkey, and insstead try to be the largest one

Azerbaijan President İlham Aliyev has said he wants Azeri state-run energy company Socar’s Turkey arm to be the “biggest group in Turkey” by 2023.

“I want to see the State Oil Company of the Azerbaijan Republic [SOCAR] become the biggest group in Turkey by 2023,” the Azeri president said after his meeting with members of Socar Turkey during the “Caspian Oil & Gas” fair in Azerbaijan.