Turkmenistan expanding co-op with John Deere

Business Materials 13 November 2018 14:15 (UTC +04:00)

Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Nov. 13

By Huseyn Hasanov – Trend:

The government of Turkmenistan has signed a memorandum of understanding in Ashgabat on the further development of cooperation in the agricultural sector with John Deere International GmbH, the Turkmen Altyn Asyr TV channel reported Nov. 13.

John Deere high-performance equipment is actively involved in the agricultural work in the country, the report said.

The Turkmen Agriculture Ministry earlier signed a contract with John Deere, according to which 1,350 units of specialized equipment and spare parts produced by the company will be delivered to Turkmenistan in 2017-2020.

Cotton, wheat, rice and sugar beet are grown in Turkmenistan.