For five months of this year, exports of food and industrial goods produced in the private sector of the Turkmen economy increased. This was announced at a government meeting on digital video linking on the results of the socio-economic development of the country in January-May 2019.
So, during this period, the volume of exports of food products produced by businessmen of the country grew by 26.2%, and industrial – by 3.3%.
It was also said that the growth in industry was 4%, in the transport and communications sector – over 10%, in trade – 11.8%, in the service sector – 8%.
In general, production in all industries compared to the same period last year increased by 6.3%. The volume of retail turnover increased by more than 19%.