A two-day exhibition dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the independence of the Motherland has started in the capital today. The traditional show, initiated by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, held on the eve of the country's main holiday, became a vivid illustration of the impressive achievements of the national economy, evidence of the creative energy of the Turkmen people, confidently following the path of progress and prosperity.
Participants and guests of the show were greeted by creative teams that glorified the independent Motherland in their performances. Beautiful folk melodies sounded under the arches of the Expocentre, enhancing the festive atmosphere.
In his welcoming address to the participants of the exhibition, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov stressed that during the glorious 30 years of great independence, high milestones were achieved in the innovative transformation of the country's national economic complex, diversification of industry, building the potential of the national economy, progressively improving the standard of living of our people, which are priority directions of state policy.
The fuel and energy complex is presented in extensive expositions of the State Concerns Türkmengaz, Türkmennebit, Türkmenhimiýa, a plant for production of gasoline from natural gas erected in the Akhal velayat, the Turkmenbashi complex of oil refineries, and a polymer plant in Kiyanly. The dynamics of growth of these basic sectors of the economy is clearly shown with the help of demo maps and panels.
The State Corporation “Türkmengeologiýa” and the State Concern “Türkmenhimiýa” are closely related by the nature of their activities. Among the promising areas of the chemical industry is the production of mineral fertilizers to meet the needs of the national economy, various types of products from petroleum products, and building materials. The huge export potential of the industry lies in the production of potash fertilizers (potassium chloride and potassium sulfate), combined fertilizers, carbon black, and ethyl alcohol. Currently, projects for the production of caustic and soda ash, chlorine, hydrochloric acid, sodium sulfate and other chemical products from local natural and mineral resources are under development.
Among the most important directions of the country's economic policy is the production of building materials. The exhibits include facing stone, cement, brick, panel blocks, nonmetallic building materials, pipe products, fittings, channels, finishing, paint and varnish, insulating materials, etc.
A striking example of a large-scale urban planning program initiated by the head of state and aimed at maximizing the quality of life and recreation of the Turkmen people is demonstrated by the stand “White City of Ashgabat”.
In the pavilions of the capital's hyakimlik there are stands and goods from firms engaged in the production of seedlings, park fences, finishing materials, decorative parts, furniture and accessories for it, kitchen utensils, household glass products. There are also presented such thematic sections as equipment and municipal equipment, ecology and improvement.
A special place in the exposition of the exhibition was taken by the stands of the agro-industrial complex and the trade sector, as well as of the velayat hyakimliks, demonstrating the richness and variety of high-quality food products. Among them - meat, dairy, pasta and confectionery, types of vegetable oil, baby food, canned fish, fresh fruits and vegetables and dried fruits, as well as honey and other beekeeping products. It is important to note that all of these products are packaged and framed in accordance with the environmental and aesthetic requirements of international standards.
The products of one of the leading export-oriented industries were presented by the Ministry of Textile Industry. The rich assortment of cotton and silk fabrics, garments and knitwear is distinguished by high quality and excellent design, national flavor.
Traditional ornamental and modern handmade carpets of the State Association “Türkmenhaly”, as well as original products of the private sector and artisans - national clothes, jewelry and embroidery, souvenirs depicting historical places, symbols of our country, sights of the Turkmen capital enjoyed great attention of visitors.
Domestic entrepreneurship, which is rapidly establishing itself in the national economy as a competitive partner, demonstrates at the exhibition a diverse range of areas of its activities. Among the building structures are such enterprises as “Ussat Inžener”, “Ak bulut”, “Derýaplastik”, “Ugurly ýol”, “Berk menzil gurluşyk”, “Senagat plastic” and others.
One should also note the beautiful furniture by “Aýbölek”, bedroom sets by “Çigildem”, confectionery from “Hasar”, wonderful dairy and cheese products by “Täze aý”, fruit juices “Ak daş miweli içgiler”, meat products.
The exhibition also acquaints visitors with the success of entrepreneurs in the field of trade and services, who open specialized stores, organize trade on the principle of franchising. An example of this is the markets located in the large capital shopping centers “Berkarar”, “Bagtyýarlyk”, “Garaşsyzlygyň 15 ýyllygy”, “Aşgabadyň ýalkymy”, built by the members of the UIET.
A kind of cluster was formed at the exhibition site by large companies engaged in the field of IT technologies.
The exhibition provides an opportunity to get acquainted with the unique tourism potential of Turkmenistan, obtain information on trends in the travel industry and the organization of various types of recreation.
As is known, fundamental research is carried out in the country's research and development centers, in experimental production laboratories. In this context, it should be noted the importance of the Program for the digitalization of the sphere of science in Turkmenistan in 2020-2025, adopted by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, and the State Program for the Comprehensive Development of Chemical Science and Technology in Turkmenistan for 2021-2025.
One of the video presentations is dedicated to the implementation of a grandiose mega-project, the idea of which belongs to the leader of the nation – “Ashgabat City”. Digital technologies will be actively involved in the operation of the buildings of this unique complex, in the management structure of the city economy.
In the implementation of this project, great importance is attached to the construction of “smart houses”, arrangement of “smart stops” of public transport. All this is a clear evidence of the progressive policy successfully pursued under the leadership of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, the priorities of which are succinctly expressed in the principle “The state is for the person!”.
Entrepreneurs are actively involved in the implementation of the program for the creation and development of the electronic industry initiated by the head of Turkmenistan. At the same time, the emphasis is on highly efficient environmentally friendly production, the introduction of digital systems and technological innovations in all industries.
In this context, the attention of the exhibition participants was attracted by the presentation of the Economic Society “Aýdyň gijeler” - a manufacturer of various types of modern industrial and electronic products. In 2017, the company launched the production of energy-saving, environmentally friendly LED lamps and high-voltage aluminum floodlights for road lighting, and also launched the production of educational computers that are issued annually to first-graders.
The assortment of Aýdyň gijeler products is constantly expanding and includes cell phones with two SIM cards, smartphones, various types of monoblocks, smart TVs, split air conditioners, Internet distributors - routers, as well as coolers for cooling and heating drinking water.
Models of smart TVs with LCD screens “Tolkun” - 32 and 42 inches, and “Zemin” - 55 inches, produced by the company, are able to compete with the best world analogues. Last year, the manufacturer began to sell them directly - through the official website on the Internet.
Private enterprise “Röwşen”, whose products are popular not only in our country, but also abroad, also provided their advertising video.
During the exhibition, it is planned to show video projects of private enterprises “Hasar”, “Miweli Ülke”, as well as ES “Ter”, which will acquaint the participants of the presentation with modern technologies used in the development of such areas of the agricultural business as vegetable growing, horticulture, floriculture and in the field of ecology...
The main focus of the show is to demonstrate both success and potential, transformations in the development of sectors of the economy, and most importantly, the effectiveness of public-private partnership, which aims at the prosperity of the Motherland.
The participants expressed their sincere gratitude to the head of state Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov for the opportunity to organize this review, great attention paid to the implementation of investment projects in the country, its integration into the world space and increasing competitiveness.
The exhibition will continue its work tomorrow. Upon completion, the participants will be awarded the appropriate diplomas and certificates.