Turkmenistan auctions over 580,000 tons of oil products
Turkmenistan, Ashgabat, Feb.28 / Trend , H.Hasanov /
Turkmenistan auctioned over 580,000 tons of oil products from the Turkmenbashi refinery, and refineries in the Saydi and Nayip gas-processing complex at the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange.
The country put as stock trades about 190,000 tons of gasoline, 55,000 tons of diesel fuel, 10,000 tons of furnace oil, 160,000 tons of fuel oil, 60,000 tons of straight-run gasoline, about 90,000 tons of liquefied gas and about 20,000 tons of kerosene.
Total amount of contracts, including on sale of oil products hits $62 million. Some 21 deals were registered at the Turkmen State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange.
Companies from the United Arab Emirates, Afghanistan, and the Virgin Islands bought diesel fuel and gasoline.
The representatives from Azerbaijan, Great Britain, China, Russia, Liechtenstein, Kazakhstan, Iran and other countries are the traditional participants of the auction.
The Commodity Exchange is a principal organ of state regulation of export-import operations in Turkmenistan.