A briefing was held in Ashgabat on the opening of a plant in Ahal for the production of gasoline from natural gas.
The event was attended by high-ranking guests who arrived to participate in the opening ceremony of the aforementioned plant, heads of ministries and specialized institutions in the field of oil and gas of the country, foreign companies, local and international media.
During the event, Y. Kakayev, Adviser to the President of Turkmenistan on oil and gas issues, made an introductory speech. Then, in his speech, the State Minister of Turkmenistan - the head of the state concern Turkmengaz M. Archayev noted the special significance of the plant in Ahal for the production of gasoline from natural gas, its influence on the development of various spheres of the country, as well as promising opportunities. Also, during the event, video films dedicated to the first Caspian Economic Forum and the sphere of oil and gas and petrochemistry of Turkmenistan were shown.
In addition, during the briefing, the heads of foreign companies such as ITOCHU, Haldor Topsoe, RONESANS, Kawasaki Heavy Industry LTD, Mitsubishi Corporation and others spoke in their speeches about the current state of bilateral mutually beneficial cooperation in the field of oil and gas and, about the future opportunities that will be created with the opening of the plant to expand cooperation.
The briefing was also made by the heads of relevant institutions in the sphere of agriculture, oil and gas, trade and industry, who noted the work carried out in this area today, as well as activities aimed at developing cooperation with foreign companies.
At the end of the event, participants exchanged questions and answers.
Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan