At the end of 2020, Uzbekistan entered the top 10 countries in the world in gold mining. This was reported by Forbes, citing data from the World Gold Council.
Uzavtosanoat signed an agreement on the sale and purchase of shares of the company for 328.29 billion soums with the sole shareholder - the Ministry of Finance.
On 22 June 2021, a solemn event was held to mark the successful launch of another business project to create intensive gardening in the Kuvasoy Nodirjon farm, implemented with the assistance of a joint project of UNDP and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry “Building resilience and adaptation of farmers in Ferghana Valley to the risks of climate change”, carried out with the financial support of the Russian Federation.
Uzbekistan will operate two trains to return Uzbek citizens who remained in Russia during the pandemic.
According to the State Statistics Committee, in January-May 2021, 205 electric vehicles were imported to Uzbekistan from abroad. This is 179 more than in the same period of last year.
According to preliminary data from the State Statistics Committee, Uzbekistan exported 27,600 tonnes of cherries in January-May 2021 in the amount of US$43.4 million.
On 23 June 2021, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosted a meeting with the leadership of the US Agency for International Cooperation to discuss the implementation of a new USAID project to develop entrepreneurship and business environment (Future Growth Initiative).
On 23 June, Moscow hosted a meeting between Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzakov with Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Denis Manturov.
During his stay in Moscow, Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzakov met with Chairman of the Board of the Eurasian Development Bank (EDB) Nikolai Podguzov.