In Turkmenistan’s northeastern velayat of Lebap, five businesspeople received land plots for the construction of refrigeration facilities.
Up until now, Awtotrans Individual Enterprise and businessman Vepa Jumayev have been operating refrigeration facilities for the storage of vegetables and fruits. The refrigeration facilities are mainly used to store and provide the consumers with high quality tomatoes, cucumbers, cabbages, onions, melons and fruits.
Miwe Agro-Industrial Association also operates two refrigeration facilities in the velayat. The facilities are used to store vegetables and fruits received from farm associations and private agricultural producers.
Private farmers grow import substituting agricultural products in dozens of greenhouses in Lebap velayat. The construction of additional 22 greenhouses are underway in the velayat.