According to preliminary data, in January-March 2021, enterprises of Uzbekistan produced industrial products worth 91.5 trillion soums, the index of physical volume of industrial production by the same period in 2020 amounted to 103.8%, the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan said.
On 19 April 2021, in the format of a video conference, negotiations were held between the Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzakov with the Chairman of the Board of ACWA Power (Kingdom of Saudi Arabia), co-chairman of the Uzbek Saudi Joint Business Council Muhammad Abunayan.
On 19 April, President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev got acquainted with a presentation of measures for Uzbekistan Airways and Uzbekistan Airports joint-stock companies’ transformation.
At the end of January-March 2021, the foreign trade turnover (FTT) of Uzbekistan reached US$7.1 billion, which, compared to the same period in 2020, decreased by US$930.0 million (a decrease of 11.6%), the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan said.
According to the State Committee on Statistics, as of April 1, 2021, the number of enterprises with foreign capital in our republic is 12,239.
On 17 April, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzakov discussed with the heads of ministries, departments, industry associations, commercial banks and local authorities the priority tasks within the framework of the execution of instructions given by the Head of State during his visit to Samarkand region, as well as measures to further stimulate investment, industrial and export activities in the region.
Uzbekneftegaz will issue additional shares, the press service of the company said.
On 14 April, the 7th meeting of the Uzbek-Polish Intergovernmental Commission on Economic Cooperation was held in the format of a video conference. The event was chaired by Deputy Minister of Investment and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan B. Abidov and Deputy State Secretary of the Ministry of Economic Development, Labor and Technology of the Republic of Poland R. Tomanek.
On 14 April, the 7th meeting of the Uzbek-Polish Intergovernmental Commission on Economic Cooperation (IGC) was held in conference mode, Dunyo news agency reported.
Ambassador of Uzbekistan to Portugal (with a residence in Paris) Sardor Rustambayev took part in online negotiations between representatives of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI) of Uzbekistan, the Uzcharmsanoat Association and the Portuguese Industrial Association (AIP), Dunyo news agency reported.