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 $25.5 million.
For foreign currency, the Afghan businesses purchased liquefied gas produced by the enterprises of Türkmengaz (Turkmen Gas) State Concern, while the companies from Turkey, Poland, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Uzbekistan purchased polyethylene produced by the enterprises of Türkmenhimiýa (Turkmen Chemicals) State Concern, the official media of Turkmenistan reported on Monday.
The Afghan and Uzbek businesses purchased hand-made carpets for over 48 thousand manats.
For the domestic market, local businesses purchased polyethylene of Türkmenhimiýa SC for over 160.269 million manats.
The State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan registered a total of 24 transactions last week.