Turkmenistan's GDP hits 106 percent

Business Materials 21 November 2009 11:41 (UTC +04:00)

Turkmenistan, Ashgabat, Nov. 21 / Trend H.Hasanov /

According to the Turkmen Economy and Development Ministry, in January to September 2009 GDP was 106 percent in Turkmenistan.

In 2007 this figure was 111.6 percent, in 2008 - 110.5 percent. In 2010, GDP will amount to 106.3 percent compared to 106.1 percent in 2009.

Turkmenistan occupies a leading position in the world for hydrocarbon resources, particularly natural gas. Having the opportunity to transport raw materials to the CIS countries and Iran, the country will soon have a new route to China.

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