148 transactions have been registered at the trades of the State Commodity and Raw Material Exchange of Turkmenistan last week.
For foreign currency, brokers from Russia, Great Britain, Switzerland, Singapore, Afghanistan, Georgia, Uzbekistan have bought polypropylene, straight-run gasoline, jet fuel, lightning oil and technical kerosene produced by Turkmenbashy Refinery Complex. Businessmen from Switzerland and Singapore have also bought naphtha produced at Seydi Refinery. Technical sulphur and desulfurized diesel fraction (State Concern Turkmengaz) were the subjects of bargain between representative of business circles from Russian Federation, Great Britain, United Arab Emirates, Turkey, Romania, Hungary, Afghanistan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan.
In addition, colourless glass, cotton yarn, furniture cotton, licorice extract and cotton fibre were sold for foreign currency to Russia, UAE, Turkey, Switzerland, Serbia, Estonia, Hong Kong, Uzbekistan. Total amount of transactions has exceeded 81,873,000 US dollars.
For local market, Turkmen entrepreneurs have bought high-density polyethylene from polymeric plant in Kiyanly and cotton fibre to total amount of more than 46,339,000 manats.
Source: Turkmenistan: the Golden Age Online Newspaper