The total amount of transactions in foreign currency at the auctions of the State Commodity and Raw Material Exchange of Turkmenistan amounted to about $38.7 million last week, Trend reports via “Business Turkmenistan” news agency.
Entrepreneurs from the Türkiye, Afghanistan, China, Georgia and Uzbekistan purchased diesel fuel, gasoline, liquefied gas, polypropylene and bitumen produced at the Turkmenbashi Oil Processing Complex on the exchange.
Businessmen from the UAE purchased cotton yarn in the amount of 42.4 million Turkmen manat ($12 million).
Representatives of the business circles of Turkmenistan purchased high-density polyethylene, construction materials and handmade carpets for the domestic market at the exchange for a total amount of more than 1.2 million Turkmen manat ($341,800).
A total of 42 transactions were registered at the auctions of the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan last week.