Petroleum Products and Chemicals on Top Positions at Exchange Trading

30 transactions were registered past week at the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan.

Businessmen from Afghanistan purchased, in foreign currency, hydrotreated diesel fuel produced at the Turkmenbashi Complex of Oil Refineries, and gasoline from the Seydi Oil Refinery; businessmen from the Russian Federation, the UAE, the UK, the Republic of Turkey and the Republic of Uzbekistan bought finegrained potassium chloride, technical carbon and technical iodine (Turkmenhimiya State Concern). Motor transport, clear sheet glass and cotton yarn were sold in foreign currency. Russia, Turkey, Afghanistan and Uzbekistan were the buyer countries. The total value of transactions exceeded 19 million 815 thousand US dollars.

Knitted goods and cotton yarn worth over 11 million 190 thousand manats were purchased by businessmen from Russia and the UK.

Construction petroleum bitumen and cotton fiber worth over 13 million 820 thousand manats were purchased by local entrepreneurs for the domestic market.

Source: Turkmenistan: the Golden Age Online Newspaper