Turkmenistan takes measures to strengthening the food market and control prices

Turkmenistan takes measures to strengthening the food market and control prices

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov signed a resolution at the government video conference on Thursday, having confirmed a new structure of the Inter-sectoral commission created in 2018 with a view of regulation of export and import of articles of food in Turkmenistan.

Tasks of the commission include development of proposals on food supply of home market mainly at the expense of local manufacture and optimization of import of foodstuff in compliance with the real demand. Among directions of such inter-sectoral monitoring of the consumer market is exploration of external and internal conjuncture in the given segment for effective advancement of import replacing and export, preservation of the steady and affordable prices of gods of this group for the Turkmen buyer.

At the meeting it was noted that with assistance of the commission in the country sufficient stocks of the import foodstuffs have been created, its import in necessary volumes is provided.