For eight months of this year, the production volume of natural and associated gas in Turkmenistan exceeded 55 billion cubic meters, Report informs.

This is 10.4 billion cubic meters more than in the same period last year.

The increase in natural gas production is related mainly to the growing demand for gas in the world markets. Thus, Turkmenistan exported almost 31 billion cubic meters of gas, which is 8.3 billion cubic meters more than in January-August 2020.