By its natural and environmental conditions our country is a unique zone for cultivation of the most valuable grades of medium and fine-fibered cotton. And if at the start of formation of industry in independent neutral Turkmenistan no more than 3-4 per cent of all raw cotton was processed in the country, now its capacities are capable of processing more than half of raw cotton received from ginneries.
An obvious example of this is the Turkmenistan-China transnational gas pipeline, which embodies the idea to recreate the Silk Route, uniting the Eurasian continent’s peoples for thousands of years. In accordance with the intergovernmental agreements, in the short term, the Turkmen gas deliveries to P.R.C. will rise till 65 billion cubic meters. A construction project of the fourth branch (D) of this largest energy main pipeline is being actively developed.
Systematic growth of construction volumes requires unstoppable provision of this sphere with building materials what is achieved by establishment of new profile enterprises and reconstruction of existing ones, implementation of advanced technologies. High quality production enhance further consolidation of material base of construction and industrial branches.
Natural resources and high technologies have determined the qualitative growth of the chemical industry
Accelerated capacity building to produce high-quality mineral fertilizers is the priority for the development of the chemical industry. The richest reserves of hydrocarbon and hydrogen sulphide raw materials, the latest technologies introduced in the industry, the methods of its processing and development of the finished product are factors allowed significantly expanding the range and increasing the volume of production of mineral products that are in high demand at home and abroad.
Popular electronic newspaper of Pakistan «Overseas Pakistani Friends» published the article dedicated to the chairing of Turkmenistan in International Fund for Saving of Aral Sea in one of the issues. Ankara Centre for Crisis and Policy Studies “Ankasam”, Turkey, published the same materials on its website.
Special emphasis was laid on support of the citizens in procurement of modern comfortable living. These subjects are in the centre of permanent attention of the Head of the State. Today, construction of living in the country reached unprecedented scale. By the outcomes of the first half of 2017, 623 500 square meters of comfortable housing were put into exploitation.
At the same time, special attention is paid to the creation of a multimodal logistics network, the optimal uniting of water, air, rail and road transport. The rhythm and efficiency of all the enterprises of the region and the state of its social sphere depend on the transport system.
“The state is responsible to each citizen and ensures the creation of conditions for free individual development, protects the life, honor, dignity, freedom, personal integrity, natural and inalienable rights of a citizen”. This constitutional provision is the policy foundation of President Gurbanguly Berdymuhamedov.
Particular importance in the foreign policy strategy of our country is attached to the intensification of a dialogue with neighboring Afghanistan, the establishment of diplomatic relations with which 25 years have passed recently.
Among the leading business partners of Turkmenistan is the Chinese National Oil and Gas Corporation "CNPC", which since 2007 has been exploring, arranging and developing deposits of the contract area "Bagtyyarlyk", which serves as the raw material base of the transnational gas pipeline Turkmenistan-China. This power line was put into operation in December 2009. According to interstate agreements, 65 billion cubic meters of Turkmen natural gas will be delivered to China through this gas pipeline in the near future.