TUIE took part in the discussion of issues of the food industry in pandemic conditions

Regional Office for the Near East and North Africa of the UNO Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan held video-consultations for Turkmen specialists on the organization of trade operations in the field of the food industry, realization and purchasing of agricultural products in the conditions of the global epidemiologic situation.

Representatives of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry and, Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan participated in consultations along with specialists of the Ministry of Agriculture and Environmental Protection, Ministry of Health and Medical Industry, Ministry of Finance and Economy, Ministry of Trade and Foreign Economic Relations.

In the course of meeting, the view was given regarding the current situation in the food markets of various regions of the world, rules of realization of agreements and contracts in new conditions. Consultations were given on a wide range of issues of mutual interest to international economists, agricultural producers, forwarders and distributors, specialists, engaged in the development of logistic relationships of export and import flows.

It was told about the requirements for the storage and processing of agricultural products, as well as on its realization within the country and in export directions.

The participants were unanimous in their opinion about the necessity to develop schemes of interaction and cooperation, both today and in the future.