Turkmenistan, Ashgabat, March 29 / Trend H.Hasanov /
A Turkmen delegation is participating in an energy forum at the ministerial level in Cancun, Mexico, an official Turkmen source reported. The source added that the delegation may meet with foreign partners interested in the Turkmen market.
The delegation comprises Turkmen Presidential State Agency for Management and Hydrocarbon Resources Use Director Yagshigeldi Kakayev, and the agency's European Mission head Dovlet Atabayev
Referring recently to senior executives of the country's fuel and energy complex, Turkmen President Gurbangulu Berdimuhammedov noted "the importance of the optimal use of opportunities for mutually beneficial cooperation with leading foreign companies.".
Based on BP data on natural gas reserves worldwide, Turkmenistan came in fourth after Russia, Iran and Qatar. Companies from Russia, the UK, Germany, Italy, Malaysia, the UAE, Canada and China operate in Turkmenistan under PSA contracts.