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Baku to host international oil & gas and petrochemical forum in April

Baku. Ali Ahmadov – APA-Economics. Azerbaijani state oil company Socar is due to hold a forum at the Hilton hotel in Baku on April 10-12 that will feature discussions on building a major oil and gas refining and petrochemicals complex in Azerbaijan.

Organizers of the forum are Iteca Caspian and INBC Consulting.

The aim of the Forum is to give information about SOCAR’s project to a wide range of world renowned companies, including potential licensors, engineering design, supply, construction and other contracting companies. Also attending will be consultants in technological processes, world plant manufacturers for oil refining and production and petrochemical industry, financial institutions, legal experts, consultants on environmental issues, trading, logistics, service and other companies.

Along with the opportunity to become familiarized with the project, this Forum will give a unique opportunity for leading global companies to present their experience, technologies, other resources and innovative solutions in the field of oil, gas processing and petrochemical industry at executive and other senior delegates level.

The Forum is expected to be opened by SOCAR president Rovnag Abdullayev. Senior officials of relevant state agencies and representatives of the scientific world in the field of oil, gas and petrochemical sectors are also expected to participate and deliver speeches. The format of the Forum includes sessions with the heads of the world’s leading companies presenting unique brand technologies, experience and knowledge.
Bilateral meetings are planned to be held on the final day.

Top attending players include Azenco, Air Liquide, Air Products, Axens, Baker & McKenzie, Baker Botts LLP, Daelim, Daewoo, Deloitte & Touche LLC, Dow Chemical, Fluor, Foster Wheeler, Honeywell, Hyundai E & C, ING Bank, JGC Corporation, KBR, Lanxess, Marubeni Corporation, Mitsui & Co, Petkim Petrokimya Holding, Protasis SA, Shaw Energy & Chemicals, SNC-Lavalin, Stamicarbon, Socar Turkey, UOP Limited and Velosi.

SOCAR is a general sponsor of the forum. Foster Wheeler, UOP and other world famous companies are among the sponsors.

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