The total amount of transactions concluded in foreign currency at the auctions of the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan over the past week exceeded $19 million.
For foreign currency, the businesses from the UAE, Turkey, Uzbekistan, Afghanistan and Kyrgyzstan purchased gasoline, technical kerosene and industrial oil poduced at the Turkmenbashi Complex of Oil Refineries. The Afghan businesses also bought liquefied gas produced at the Seydi Oil Refinery, the official media of Turkmenistan reported on Saturday.
The business circles of the UAE additionally purchased cotton yarn for foreign currency.
Companies based in India purchased cotton yarn for over 292 thousand manats.
For the domestic market, local businesses purchased colorless sheet glass and cotton fiber worth over 12.2 million manats.
The State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan registered a total of 30 transactions last week.