Ashgabat office

Office contacts

Phone:(993-12) 468-570
(993-12) 468-571
Fax:(993-12) 468-573

About Ashgabat office

After independence of Turkmenistan from the former Soviet Union in 1991, Itochu Ashgabat Office was opened in 1994 and has successfully survived as the only office among Japanese trading companies.

Our major lines of business are:

  • Petro-Chemical plants. In February 1997 the construction of polypropylene production plant (capacity 90 000 t/y) was started at Turkmenbashi oil refinery by using JBIC’s soft and special Loan. The construction of the plant was completed in 2001 and amount of project is 56 billion Japanese Yen (in USD 466.6 million).
  • Construction machinery Machines and equipment business. Since 1997 we supplied around 1200 units of machines & equipment with total amount is around USD 520 mln.
  • In 1997 Itochu signed long-term Off-take contract for Polypropylene (for 10 years) with the STC “Turkmenneftegas”, currently together with Turkmenbashi refinery ITOCHU Corporation exported over 386 thousand ton of polypropylene for total amount over USD 239 million.