In the industrial sector of Turkmenistan for the first half of the year 2017 the production volume in power industry, the oil-processing and metallurgical, light and printing industry increased.
The share of energy industry occupied 47,7 percent from total production. Positive dynamics is noted in gas production which surplus constituted 5,4 percent in comparison with a basic indicator (January-June, 2016). Export deliveries of the State Concern "Turkmengas" increased for 12,4 percent.
In the electrical power industry growth is fixed at the level of 4,9 percent. Armature, corners and profiles made for 3 percent more, cotton fiber - for nearly 35 percent more , silk fabrics – for 15,3 percent.