UZEX: prices for cottonseed oil, liquefied gas and polyethylene decreased
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- Over the past week, that is, for the period from 30 May to 5 June, goods worth 2.94 trillion soums were sold on all trading platforms of the Uzbek Republican Commodity Exchange JSC, which is 3.2% more than the previous week.
Of these, 76.0% of sales came from exchange auctions, 0.8% - from exhibition and fair auctions, 22.9% - from government purchases and 0.3% - from online auctions of license plates, the press service of UzEX reports.
The total volume of transactions involving small businesses and private entrepreneurship amounted to 631.5 billion soums. As a result of electronic auctions for public procurement, the total savings of budgetary and corporate customers amounted to 96.0 billion soums.
During the period under review, 3,317 license plates were sold in the amount of 9.0 billion soums through an online auction. As a result of competitive bidding, 4.9% of completed transactions were for premium automobile numbers; 9.1% of transactions in the 2nd category; 9.5% for the 3rd category; 10.0% for the 4th category; 17.3% for the 5th category; as well as 49.1% for the 6th category of license plates.
During the reporting period, commodity resources worth 2,234.5 billion soums were sold at open exchange auctions. Selling enterprises put goods up for exchange auctions in accordance with approved schedules, including:
Last week, 2,029.0 tons of cottonseed oil were sold at exchange auctions. An average of 140 buyers took part in exchange trading daily. The daily sales volume averaged 406.0 tons.
During the period under review, the daily average price for all varieties of cottonseed oil decreased from 18,583.9 thousand soums to 18,294.0 thousand soums per ton, or by 1.6%.
On the exchange market of liquefied natural gas, a decrease in prices was recorded. During the past week, 31,992.0 tons of liquefied gas were put up for sale, of which the entire volume was sold. An average of 210 buyers took part in exchange trading daily.
During the period under review, the daily average price for liquefied gas decreased from 5,330.4 thousand soums to 4,034.0 thousand soums per ton, or by 24.3%.
During the past week, 3,402.0 tons of polyethylene were put up for sale, of which the entire volume was sold. The daily sales of polyethylene averaged 680.0 thousand tons.
During the period under review, the daily average price for polyethylene of all grades decreased from 18,477.6 thousand soums to 17,707.0 thousand soums per ton, or by 4.2%. Every day, an average of 76 buyers took part in exchange trading.