Turkmenistan auctions about 230,000 tons of oil products

Oil&Gas Materials 28 January 2011 12:56 (UTC +04:00)

Turkmenistan, Ashgabat, Jan.28 / Trend H.Hasanov /

Turkmenistan auctioned about 230,000 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 20,000 tons of liquefied gas, 80,000 tons of gasoline, 35,000 tons of kerosene, 50,000 tons - diesel fuel, 30 tons of fuel oil, 20,000 tons of straight-run gasoline.

Last week at the auction of the national stock exchanges recorded 37 transactions.

The companies from UK, Denmark, USA, United Arab Emirates, Iran, Afghanistan and Tajikistan purchased aviation kerosene, hydrotreated diesel fuel, gasoline of various brands, heating oil, diesel fuel of "L-0.2-62", straight-run gasoline, fuel oil of "M -100" brand.

Total amount of contracts, including on sale of oil products hits 162 million 290,000 dollars.  

The Commodity Exchange is a principal organ of state regulation of export-import operations in Turkmenistan.