For the first time in the history of GTSB, entrepreneurs from Turkmenistan purchased technical granulated sulfur for the domestic market. The purchase took place from the state concern "Turkmengaz" - the raw material was released at a price of 7.5 thousand manats per 1 ton. Two large deals were made, the total amount of which exceeded 150 million manats.
Technical granulated sulfur is used in production of sulfuric acid, sulfites, pesticides for agroindustrial complex. The raw material is also used in rubber vulcanization.
When exporting products, there was a sharp increase in value from December 2020 to the present. Over 2 years, the price of raw materials on the GTSB for export increased from 29 to 175 dollars per ton.