The State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan (SCRMET) during Tuesday and Wednesday trades registered deals for the procurement of aviation kerosene, short-staple cotton, polyethylene and portland cement. The deals amounted to more than $1.29 million and 12.7 million manats, the SCRMET announced on Thursday.
The Turkish company agreed a deal worth $934 thousand to buy 1 thousand tons of TC-1 aviation kerosene of Turkmenbashi Complex of Oil Refineries.
The business from Qatar procured 10 thousand tons of portland cement of PS 400-G20-K type produced by enterprise of the Ministry of Industry and Construction Production of Turkmenistan. The total amount of the deal is $360 thousand.
Local business purchased for 7.4 million manats 430 tons of short-staple cotton produced by the enterprise of the Ministry of Agriculture and Environmental Protection of Turkmenistan.
During the trades, the Turkmen entrepreneurs also purchased 296 tons of T60-475-119 high density polyethylene of Türkmenhimiýa (Turkmen Chemicals) State Concern. The total sum of transactions made 5.3 million manats.
Last week, the total amount of transactions concluded in foreign currency at the auctions of the SCRMET amounted to more than $2.36 million.