At the auction of the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan, held on August 30, 13 transactions were concluded for a total of $17.7 million and 1.6 million Turkmen manats, ORIENT reports.
Representatives of Turkey and Afghanistan purchased a total of 14.2 thousand tons of hydrotreated diesel fuel for a total of $15.9 million. The price of the oil product increased by 7.8% compared to the previous auction and amounted to $1,121.25 per ton.
An Afghan business purchased 3,000 tons of liquefied natural gas for a total of $1.6 million. At the same time, the cost of LNG increased by 3.4% compared to previously concluded deals.