Petrolimex Aviation contributed more than VND1 trillion (US$43.8 million) to the State budget.
Petrolimex has achieved a lot of feats in the year 2016. They traded over 600,000cu.m of aviation fuel Jet A-1, safely and punctually supplied fuel for 71,000 flights of more than 30 local and foreign airlines. Petrolimex contributed more than VND1 trillion (US$43.8 million) to the State budget.
Petrolimex Aviation has now five branches in five largest airports: Tan Son Nhat, Noi Bai, Da Nang, Cam Ranh, and Cat Bi. The company supplies aviation not only for Vietnam flights but also for flights in other countries and territories including South Korea, China, India, Myanmar, Taiwan, Japan, Hong Kong, Thailand and Cambodia.
Petrolimex has overcome various challenges including a synchronous shortage of material facilities, human resource and experience during early days to become a complete aviation fuel supply system that satisfies strict and detailed international criteria in quality, technique, technological system, management, safety and security while facing competition from suppliers that have been working in the industry for years and from new suppliers in the Viet Nam market.
Pham Van Thanh, Petrolimex Aviation General Director said, “We are pretty proud of such initial gains. As far as I’m concerned, it is the right vision and orientation of the Petrolimex leadership, efforts of nearly 300 Petrolimex Aviation staff, support from Central and local bodies, and trust of Vietnamese and foreign partners in Petrolimex brand that made the achievements possible.” PWKD09032017