US, UK buy petroleum products in Turkmenistan
Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, July 1
By Huseyn Hasanov– Trend:
Last week, 163 deals were registered at the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan, Trend reports referring to the State Exchange.
Businessmen from the US, the UK, the UAE, Afghanistan and Kazakhstan purchased polypropylene, gasoline and diesel fuel.
Besides, colorless sheet glass, cotton yarn, regenerated fiber were sold to businessmen from Russia, the UAE, Turkey, Azerbaijan and Kyrgyzstan.
The total amount of transactions exceeded $89.198 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.