Afghanistan buys liquefied natural gas in Turkmenistan

Oil&Gas Materials 16 September 2019 10:26 (UTC +04:00)

Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Sept. 16

By Huseyn Hasanov– Trend:

Last week, 35 deals were registered at the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan, Trend reports referring to the State Exchange.

Businessmen from Afghanistan purchased liquefied natural gas. In addition, colorless sheet glass and cotton yarn were sold to businessmen from Russia, the UAE, Ireland, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan.

The total amount of transactions exceeded $3.876 million.

Businesses and organizations of all ownership forms, residents of Turkmenistan and other countries can participate in the exchange trading by acquisition of a broker place or signing the service contract with exchange brokers.

Petrochemicals, cotton fiber, local textile and chemical production are the main exports in Turkmenistan.

Prices for some products put up for auction change daily and are set according to international quotations; for cotton in accordance with the Liverpool news agency "Cotton Outlook" and for petroleum products in accordance with S&P Global Platts.