17 transactions were registered at the trades of the State Commodity and Raw Material Exchange last week.
For foreign currency, entrepreneurs from USA and UAE bought technical carbon and iodine (the State Concern Turkmenhiniya). Technical Sulphur (the State Concern Turkmengaz was the subject of bargain of the entrepreneurs from Turkey. Food wheat, cotton thread, coarse flannel, textile wastes were also sold for foreign currency. Purchasing countries are Russia, UAE, Turkey, Afghanistan, Armenia. Total amount of the transactions made more than 2 735 000 US dollars.
For domestic market, local entrepreneurs purchased food wheat to the amount of 1 323 000 manats.
Source: Turkmenistan: the Golden Age Online Newspaper