GRATA International took part in SOCAR III International Caspian and Central Asia Downstream Forum

“GRATA Azerbaijan” LLC was one of the sponsors of SOCAR 3rd International Caspian and Central Asia Downstream Forum ()23-26 April) dedicated to 95th anniverisary of the National Leader of Azerbaijan Heydar Aliyev. Forum was conducted by Baku Higher Oil School in cooperation with the State Oil Company of the Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) and British company Confidence Capital Ltd.

The Forum on trading, logistics, refining and petrochemicals, which is a key event in the Caspian oil calendar, aimed to analyse the latest trends in, and prospects of, hydrocarbon exports from the region including related export markets and routes. The event was also viewed as a unique platform for discussion of conditions for development of refining facilities and information exchange for strategic decisions and day-to-day operations in the Caspian region and Central Asia.

The presentations by the Forum delegates provided an overview of petrochemical industry in Azerbaijan and other Caspian countries, prices and target markets for oil and oil products, and gas production prospects and export routes. They also focused on commercial positioning and prospects for development of refining facilities, analyzed supply and demand for petrochemical products, and discussed current markets and potential export routes for them from the region.

GRATA International was represented by Mr. Emil Bashirov the Lawyer, Azerbaijan.