This year Turkmenistan has reduced the import of vegetables from Turkey by 40%. Ashgabat is again experiencing a shortage of groceries

President Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov approved the purchase of 400 city buses manufactured by the South Korean company Hyundai.

The news outlet The Korea Herald reports that the deal will cost Turkmenistan $60 mln or $150 thousand for each bus.

This is the second biggest supply deal for Hyundai. A total of 1200 buses made by the South Korean company have already been supplied to Turkmenistan.

A new batch is scheduled to be delivered to the customer by 12 December when Turkmen will celebrate the 25th anniversary of its neutrality

Source: Chronicles of Turkmenistan