This year, the export of petrochemical products produced in Turkmenistan to Georgia has grown by almost 2.5 times.
According to the Union of Importers of Petroleum Products of Georgia, for six months the largest deliveries of motor gasoline and diesel fuel were carried out from Romania, Turkmenistan and Russia. In particular, businessmen bought almost 122.6 thousand tons of these oil products in our country, which is 72.3 thousand tons more than in the same period last year. Compared to 2019, the volume of supplies increased almost 3 times.
In turn, the Business Media Georgia news agency published a list of the largest suppliers of motor gasoline and diesel fuel in the first quarter of this year. It is headed by Turkmenistan: the total cost of oil products imported from our country for three months amounted to $ 32 million.
It should be noted that in the first half of the year, the Turkmenbashi and Seyidi oil refineries produced a total of almost 930 thousand tons of motor gasoline and more than 800 thousand tons of diesel fuel of various brands.