Ashgabat, November 30- Neftegaz.RU. Since the beginning of 2018 exported nearly 820 thousand tons of gasoline, more than 1.1 million tons of diesel fuel, 62.4 thousand tons of polypropylene produced at Turkmenbashi and Seydi refineries.
In addition, large quantities of petroleum coke, aviation and technical kerosene, liquefied gas, vacuum gas oil, basic technical oils, petroleum bitumen and fuel oil have been sold through the state commodity exchange of Turkmenistan.
According to the Union of importers of petroleum products of Georgia, Turkmenistan is among the 3 leaders in the export of gasoline and diesel fuel to this country. From January to October, 137.7 thousand tons of Turkmen fuel were delivered, which is almost 17 % of the total Georgian imports of petroleum products.
Since September, polypropylene and polyethylene produced by the new polymer plants in Kiyanly have been sold through GTSB. Among buyers of this production-representatives of business circles of Russia, Turkey, the UAE.
The press service of Azerbaijan´s SOCAR spread the message that in mid-November their new oil refinery STAR, built in Turkey, received the 1st batch of Turkmen oil.
In general, from January to September, 4 million tons of oil were exported from Turkmenistan through the neighboring country. This was stated by the Minister of economy of Azerbaijan Shahin Mustafayev at a press conference on transport opportunities of Azerbaijan.