Steady growth is registered in the development of the non-state sector of the economy.

At the meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan held on August 3rd, the results of the country's development for seven months of 2018 were resumed.

According to the presented indices, stable growth is noted in various areas of activity of members of the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan. So, since the beginning of the year, an increase in the volume of production of industrial products by private enterprises amounted to 28.7 percent, agricultural and food - 55.1 percent. Trade turnover increased by 2.1 percent. In the sphere of serving the population, entrepreneurs increased the performance indicator by 2 percent.

Among the priorities set by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov in front of trade complex and TUIE is increasing in trade turnover, increase in the volume of exports of domestic goods and an opening of trading houses of Turkmenistan abroad.

Ways of solving these problems were discussed at the meetings held on August 6th in Ministry of Trade and Foreign Economic Relations of Turkmenistan and in the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs with the broad participation of representatives of all branches of the TUIE, as well as various spheres of private business.