10 tons of tomatoes and 6 tons of carrots from Turkmenistan, delivered to Bishkek last week, were fully sold in the markets and retail chains of Kyrgyzstan. Danil Ibraev, head of the Kyrgyz Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, told Tazabek.
Let us remind you that on June 30, an “Il-76TD” aircraft arrived from Turkmenabat with a cargo, contracts for the supply of which were concluded during the official visit of the President of Kyrgyzstan Sadyr Japarov to Turkmenistan. In Ashgabat, contracts were signed for the supply of vegetables, sanitary ware and food for a total amount of more than 21 million US dollars. The weight of the cargo brought to Bishkek is about 40 tons.
“The product is sold through markets and trade networks in Bishkek in a small volume. The vegetables have already been fully sold,” said Danil Ibraev.
Recall, within the framework of the agreements reached between the business circles of Turkmenistan and Kyrgyzstan, it was decided to develop cooperation in the fields of clothing and footwear production, investment activities and import-export operations.