OREANDA-NEWS. LUKOIL President Vagit Alekperov was received by Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, President of the Republic of Turkey, in his residence in Istanbul. Mr. Erdoğan highly appreciated LUKOIL’s operations in Turkey and expressed his country’s interest in further successful partnership with LUKOIL.

LUKOIL, which came to Turkey more than 18 years ago, is now among the country’s top ten fuel suppliers: with some 600 gas stations in operation, it ranks fifth as regards the number of retail spots.