Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Nov. 3
By Huseyn Hasanov - Trend:
Turkmenistan procured the planned 1,050,000 tons of cotton, said the country's agriculture ministry Nov. 3.
The country allotted 545,000 hectares of irrigated land plots for growing cotton.
Cotton is a weighty item in Turkmenistan's exports and is demanded as a raw material for tens of modern enterprises dynamically developing throughout the country.
Aside from that, Turkmen capital annually hosts an international exhibition-fair, where the country showcases its cotton products.