On November 8, within the framework of the International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference, Rovnag Abdullayev, President of SOCAR, held a meeting with Shahid Khagan Abbas, Minister of Petroleum and Natural Resources of Pakistan. SOCAR president spoke about the last achievements of the Azerbaijan’s oil and gas industry, as well as regional and global projects carried out by SOCAR, which served the development of international energy security. He said SOCAR decisively joined the world energy market and was implementing now large investment programs abroad. Pakistani minister expressed their interest in further cooperation. The officials exchanged views on prospects of cooperation between SOCAR and Pakistani companies in different fields of oil and gas industry, as well as oil and oil products trading.