The total volume of market services in Uzbekistan by all kinds of activity made up 14.686 trillion soums in January-June 2010, including 3.591 trillion soums in rural area, or 24.5% of the total volume of rendered services.
The retail trade turnover in Uzbekistan made up 9.588 trillion soums in January-June 2010, which is up 10.3% year-on-year, the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan.
Number of passengers carried by all types of transport increased by 6.2% year-on-year and totaled 2.909 billion persons in January-June 2010. The passenger turnover has increased by 9.1% to 35.7 billion pass-km.
Out of the total volume of investments utilized in the non-production sphere (1.99 trillion soums) in Uzbekistan, about 1.108 trillion soums or 55.7% of their volume were used in housing construction in the first half of 2010.
All types of transport in Uzbekistan carried out about 536.6 million tonnes of cargoes in the first half of 2010, which grew by 10.9% year-on-year. The freight turnover has decreased by 6% to 35.2 billion t-km.
Small business entities produced 41.1% of gross domestic product (GDP) in the first half of 2010 against 40.9% in January-June 2009.
In January-June 2010 the agricultural output of Uzbekistan made up 6.081 trillion soums, which is up 6.9% year-on-year. Output of plant growing comprised 3.334 trillion soums (+7.1%) and animal husbandry – 2.746 trillion soums (+6.7%).
Consumer prices growth in Uzbekistan made up 4% in Uzbekistan in January-June 2010 compared to 3.6% in the same period of 2009.