Turkmen business boosts food and industrial goods exports

Turkmen business boosts food and industrial goods exports

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%.