Four months of this year, the outcome of the national economy sectors were discussed at the meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers, which President Serdar Berdimuhamedov held on the last Friday via digital system, the State News Agency of the country reports.

During the meeting, Vice-Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers Shakhym Abdrakhmanov reported about the results of supervised industries in January-April this year.

 It reported on the technical and economic indicators achieved in the field of oil and gas condensate.  In particular, the oil production plan of the State Concern «Turkmennebit» performed at the level of 100.6%.

The Vice-Chairman reported that in the period under review by refining the plan is executed at 111.4%, for the production of gasoline – by 120.6%, diesel fuel – by 115.8%, polypropylene – by 118.6%, lubricating oils -  107%, liquefied gas – 106.7%, for the extraction of natural gas and associated gas – 111.1%, export «natural gas» - at the level of 121.9%.

After hearing the report, the President Serdar Berdymukhammedov noted that there were certain shifts in the energy sector.  The head of state demanded that the deputy prime minister to strictly control the issues related to the increase in volumes of oil and gas production, refineries systematic implementation of production tasks.

 The President also stressed the need to focus on building capacity for the production of fuel oil, liquefied gas, polypropylene and plastic pipes.

Giving in this regard, the Vice-Chairman specific instructions, the head of state ordered to speed up the development of oil and gas fields in the Caspian Sea at the expense of investment funds, as well as the construction of the transnational gas pipeline TAPI lead productive work on other international projects in natural gas exports.

12 May, 2022