Asian Development Bank and Turkmenistan: Fact Sheet | Asian Development Bank

Asian Development Bank and Turkmenistan: Fact Sheet

Publication | April 2018
Asian Development Bank and Turkmenistan: Fact Sheet

ADB operations in Turkmenistan focus on enhancements to the country’s transport and energy sectors, with infrastructure projects fostering regional cooperation.

ADB began working with Turkmenistan in 2000, and has since been helping to diversify the country’s export markets and increase its regional connectivity.

Given Turkmenistan’s vast energy resources and strategic location, ADB operations focus on enhancing the country’s transport and energy sectors, with infrastructure projects fostering regional cooperation.

ADB has also provided expert advice to facilitate the long-term export of power to Afghanistan. ADB has approved $125 million in lending to Turkmenistan. Since 2010, the country has also benefited from regional technical assistance projects under the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Program.

Updated yearly, this ADB Fact Sheet provides social and economic indicators on Turkmenistan as well as concise information on ADB's operations in the country and contact information.