The economics of latent demand in Turkmenistan

September 2000
Turkmenistan Economic Studies;2000, p14
Country Report
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Provides an overview of the economic fundamentals within Turkmenistan that can be used by the business community to determine the country's strategic market and investment potential. Key industries and relevant factors affecting the economy; Sources of latent demand; A comparison of its key economic and structural drivers to the local region and at the international level. Major economic issues facing the country; Opportunities for foreign companies; Infrastructure development.


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