Turkmenistan auctions about 410,000 tons of oil products

Oil&Gas Materials 28 September 2011 14:28 (UTC +04:00)

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

Turkmenistan auctioned about 410,000 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 over 10,000 tons of liquefied gas, about 30,000 tons of straight-run gasoline, over 140,000 tons of gasoline, over 110,000 tons of diesel fuel, 100,000 tons of fuel oil, about 9,000 tons of polypropylene and 10,000 tons of furnace oil.

Last week at the auction of the national stock exchanges recorded 41 transactions.
Companies from Denmark, Afghanistan, UAE and the Virgin Islands purchased aviation kerosene, polypropylene, gasoline and liquefied gas.

The representatives from Azerbaijan, UK, China, Russia, Switzerland and Liechtenstein are the traditional participants of the auction. Total amount of contracts, including on sale of oil products exceeds $53 million.

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