In accordance with the Law of Turkmenistan on Trade Activities, fairs are trades (markets of samples of goods) periodically organized in a specified place in order to conclude contracts for the sale of goods.
The organizers of fairs can be state authorities, local self-government bodies, as well as subjects of trade activities.
The organizer of the fair develops and approves an action plan for the organization of the fair, and also determines the procedure and mode of its work, including the procedure and conditions for the provision of trading places at the fair.
The organizer of the fair publishes in the mass media and on its website the information about the action plan for organizing the fair and the procedure for its work.
Trading places at the fair are granted to subjects of trade activity and to other entities producing agricultural and other products.
The amount of fees for equipped trading places at the fair, and for services related to the provision of trade (cleaning, veterinary and sanitary examination and other services) shall be determined by the organizer of the fair, taking into account the need to offset the costs of its organization and implementation.
Source: Law of Turkmenistan on Trade Activities