Turkmen carpets were displayed at the 24
edition of the International Exhibition “Carpet & Art Oasis” in Dubai (United Arab Emirates). The exhibition brought together the world’s largest manufacturers of handmade carpets that presented over 15 thousand magnificent pieces of carpet art.
The Turkmen pavilion stood out at the exhibition. It displayed carpets and carpet products made by “Turkmenhaly” (Turkmencarpet) Production Association of the Ministry of Textile Industry of Turkmenistan. The Turkmen exhibitors presented high-quality carpets and handmade carpet products covering a total area of more than 200 square meters.
The Turkmencarpet Production Association incorporates eight enterprises of decorative carpet weaving, employing more than 4 thousand craftswomen. It is expected that within two years another five workshops for production of carpets will be built in Ashgabat and regions of Turkmenistan. The Turkmencarpet Production Association exports most of its products.