The TNK oil company is planning to expand the network of owning and franchising filling stations by 15 percent, president of the company Semyon Kukes stated at the Company Development conference within the Investment Week forum today.
According to him, as of the end of 2001, the company had 1,095 filling stations. Now, this figure has increased up to approximately 2,000 stations, including 700 stations in Ukraine. TNK president pointed out that in the foreseeable future the company was planning to develop markets in Ukraine and Belarus.
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