The Center for Economic Research and Reforms (CERR) conducted an analysis of public procurement on the Public Procurement Information Portal (xarid.uz) for the period January-March 2022. The results of the analysis showed a decrease in the auction efficiency index from the beginning year, which is associated with their transition from the old public procurement platform to the new one and the introduction of new rules.
For the period from 16 to 22 May, goods worth 3.38 trillion soums were sold on all trading platforms of the Uzbek Republican Commodity Exchange (UZEX), which is 32.8% more than the previous week. Of these, 70.1% of sales came from exchange auctions, 0.1% - from exhibition and fair sales, 29.6% - from government purchases, and 0.2% - from online auctions of license plates.
On 17 May, President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev chaired a videoconference on increasing the volume of trading on the commodity exchange and expanding the participation of local enterprises in them.
Over the past week, that is, for the period of 2-8 May, goods worth 1.74 trillion soums were sold on all trading platforms of the JSC "Uzbek Republican Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange" (UZEX), which is 31.1% less than the previous week. Of these, 79.1% of sales came from exchange auctions, 0.6% - from exhibition and fair sales, 20.0% - from government purchases, and 0.3% - from online auctions of license plates.
Shares of Uzbekneftegaz are now on the stock exchange. This was announced today by the Uzbekistan Stock Exchange (UZSE).
The price of sugar has continued to decline over the past three trading days on the Uzbek Republican Commodity Exchange (UZEX). This was reported by UZEX.
On 24 March 2022, due to an increase in the volume of listings for open exchange trading on the Uzbek Republican Commodity Exchange (UZEX) by almost 50 percent on the part of seller enterprises, the daily average price for sugar of all categories decreased relative to the previous trading days by 14 percent, from 10,101.3 thousand soums to 8,735.8 thousand soums per ton. In general, over the past two trading days, the exchange price of sugar has decreased by almost 30 percent.
Following the results of open exchange trading held on 18 March 2022 at the Uzbek Republican Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange, the daily average price for sugar of all categories decreased by 15.3% compared to the previous trading day, from 11.92 million soums to 10.1 million soums per ton.
In accordance with the resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan from 27 December 2021, the electronic logistics portal of the Uzbek Republican Commodity Exchange is being improved.
The presidential resolution established that from 1 April 2022 to 31 December 2024, income accrued in the form of dividends on shares of individuals - residents and non-residents of the Republic of Uzbekistan are exempt from income tax.