During the International Transport Conference in Avaza, Turkmen Foreign Minister Rashid Meredov discussed with UAE Minister of Energy and Infrastructure Suhail Al-Mazroui possible options for cooperation between the Emirates' key seaports and the Turkmenbashi seaport. The parties also discussed ways to integrate Turkmenbashi port into the international system of seaports. About this reported by on the official website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan.
During these talks, the Turkmen side emphasized Turkmenistan's readiness to develop mutually beneficial cooperation with oil and gas companies of the United Arab Emirates.
In addition, the interlocutors also touched on political issues, talking in particular about the upcoming official visit of President Serdar Berdymukhamedov to the UAE at the invitation of President Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
They also discussed investment projects in the financial and gas-chemical industries of Turkmenistan, with the participation of the Emirates. In addition, the parties discussed other options for the development of partnership between the two countries in the textile and trade spheres.