Turkmengaz State Concern and Uztrade Joint Stock Company reached an agreement on the supply of ISUZU buses for the oil and gas industry of Turkmenistan during the 15th meeting of the Joint Turkmen-Uzbek Commission on Trade, Economic, Scientific, Technical and Cultural Cooperation on Saturday.
During the meeting at Ashgabat’s Archabil hotel, the Uzbek side informed its Turkmen colleagues about the opportunities available to supply other Uzbek-made vehicles to Turkmenistan.
The participants of the session discussed aspects of bilateral cooperation in the field of transport and transit of goods, including simplification of customs procedures. The parties discussed the implementation of the Agreement on the establishment of the Uzbekistan - Turkmenistan - Iran - Oman international transport and transit corridor.
In accordance with the joint Protocol signed at the end of the meeting, representatives of various ministries and sectoral departments of Turkmenistan, together with partners from Uzbekistan, outlined concrete steps for developing bilateral partnership.
Representatives of the Turkmen side informed their Uzbek partners about the possibility of delivering carbamide, sulfuric acid, bischofite and other chemical products of the Türkmenhimiýa State Concern to their country.
The officials agreed to hold a Turkmen-Uzbek business council in the first half of 2020 in order to enhance business contacts and cooperation in the field of entrepreneurship between the Chambers of Commerce and Industry of the neighboring countries.
President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov approved the composition of the Joint Commission from the Turkmen side during the government meeting on November 22.
President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov will pay a working visit to Uzbekistan on November 28-29.