President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov met with Ivan Kuzmin, Deputy Chairman of the Intergovernmental Coordinating Council of the Commonwealth of Independent States and President of the Semena Association, the official Turkmen media reported.
The sides exchanged views on the prospects of further cooperation taking into account the existing potential and key challenges facing the agro-industrial complex of Turkmenistan.
The Head of state expressed confidence that visit of Ivan Kuzmin to Turkmenistan would open new prospects for deepening cooperation in agriculture, particularly in such important area as seed production in the CIS.
Ivan Kuzmin stressed the fruitful nature of cooperation between the CICC CIS and Turkmenistan that is carrying out fundamental reforms in the agricultural sector covering all sectors of the industry.
The head of Association noted that Turkmenistan has great potential to increase the volume of grain production and its supply to other states. The program of further joint work in the field of seed production, cultivation of various crops was identified.
President Serdar Berdimuhamedov and President of the Semena Association Ivan Kuzmin expressed confidence that the interaction between Turkmenistan and the CIS Intergovernmental Coordinating Council on seed production will continue to develop successfully.