On 6 December, the Minister of Investment, Industry and Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan Laziz Kudratov met with the Regional Director of the French Development Agency (AFD) for the Western Balkans, Turkey, the Caucasus and Central Asia, Mathieu Wasser.
A presentation of Russian agricultural machinery produced by Rostselmash Combine Plant LLC for Uzbek farmers was held at the site of the Bukhara Agrocluster. This was reported by the Trade Representation of the Russian Federation in Uzbekistan.
On 6 December, the Ministry of Investment, Industry and Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan, with the support of the Direct Investment Fund (UzDIF), held a training conducted by a group of experts from Citibank (USA).
The Chinese company Geely may launch production of electric vehicles in Tashkent region.
The Singaporean company Indorama Corporation has completed the process of purchasing 99.02% of the state shares in the authorized capital of Ferganaazot JSC.
Great Britain imposed sanctions against the Uzbek company Mvizion, including it in the relevant sanctions list.
Obid Khakimov, the Director of the Center for Economic Research and Reforms (CERR), spoke at a briefing in the United States about the assessments of foreign trade liberalization and the impact of Uzbekistan’s accession to the WTO.
According to preliminary data from the State Agency, large enterprises in the Republic of Uzbekistan produced 46,900 tons of sunflower oil in January-October 2023.