During his visit to Mary region the President of Turkmenistan visited the largest gas field - "Galkynyysh". The total reserves of this field, as well as those of "Ýaşlar" and "Garaköl", amount to about 27.4 trillion cubic meters.
The Turkmen leader held a meeting with the heads of the fuel and energy complex, which reviewed the prospects for development of the Mary region fields. Thus, the Head of Turkmenistan was addressed by: Director of the Research Institute of Natural Gas of the State Concern "Türkmengaz", Head of "Türkmengeologiýa", Chairman of "Türkmengaz", Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers Mr. Sh. Abdrakhmanov, responsible for the fuel and energy sector. The meeting addressed key issues related to increasing the export potential of the gas industry, diversification of natural gas supplies to international markets and development of new wells.
The Turkmen leader noted the crucial role of the fuel and energy complex for the country's economy. Having familiarized himself with the provided drawings, the head of Turkmenistan highlighted the "Günorta Mary" site, which was recognized by experts as very promising.