President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov: Development of oil and gas industry of Turkmenistan is a part of the Global energy security

Turkmenistan observes the Day of Oil and Gas Industry and Geology Personnel on December 14. The development of oil and gas production is a part of the provision of energy security and sustainable economic development in national, regional and global scale, - the congratulation message of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov to the personnel of the industry says.

Today, the country undertakes large work for establishment of big industrial complexes and gas pipeline structure, for development of perspective oil and gas fields.

Recently, new deposits of black gold were discovered in Altyguiyi, Kemer, Garadashly in the south � west of the country. Uzynada and Akpatlawuk fields are also considered to be very perspective.

There are laying of new gas mains Turkmenistan � China, Dovletabat � Serakhs � Khangeran, East � West and started project of construction of Turkmenistan � Afghanistan � Pakistan � India pipeline among considerable achievements of recent time.

The President of Turkmenistan called carful environmental protection as one of the objectives of the personnel of oil and gas industry and geology during construction of pipelines. The production of hydrocarbons have to be made in accordance with high ecological requirements, - the Head of the State highlighted.

It was also mentioned that huge Galkynysh field, which brought Turkmenistan to one of the leading positions in the world in natural gas reserves, is of great political and economic importance for our country. This deposit is very perspective in the context of establishment of export route of gas from our country to the West. To Europe.

Special attention is paid to the processing of natural gas and production of ready-made items, which are highly required in foreign markets, inside the country. Gas chemical complexes, which operations would give strong impulse to industrialization of the country and diversification of national economy, are built.

Source: Turkmenistan: the Golden Age Online Newspaper