Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Nov.18
By Huseyn Hasanov- Trend:
Turkmenistan plays an increasingly important role on the global energy market due to ongoing large-scale works in the field of research, development, processing of hydrocarbon resources and identification of new promising directions for output of finished products on the world markets.
The President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhammadov made the remarks addressing to the participants of the Oil and Gas Exhibition and Conference, which is being held in Ashgabat on November 18-20.
The appeal notes that the start of construction of a complex for the production of polyethylene and polypropylene in the Kiyanly village, complex for the production of gasoline from natural gas in the Akhal velayat (region) is the shining example of industry diversification and productive cooperation.
"The ongoing work in this direction, taking into account international experience, will contribute to the output of gas chemical industry, one of the leading sectors of the economy of our state, to a new level, which, in turn, will give impetus to accelerate the large-scale works on the industrialization of the country," said Berdimuhammadov.
Exchange of views on the prospects of oil and gas field, innovative technologies of exploration and processing of hydrocarbon, ways of their realization on the world markets will take place during the current exhibition and conference.
A number of major international companies operate on the Galkinish gas field, which ranks second on natural gas reserves in the world, on the contract area Bagtyyarlyk and in other regions of Turkmenistan and the Caspian Sea.