In the first half of 2007, the enterprises of the UzKimyoSanoat (Uzbek Chemical Industry) produced goods for some 310.5 billion soums. The production growth rate made up 14.8%, Pravda Vostoka reported.
The programme, prepared by Uzkimyosanoat (Uzbek chemical industry) state joint-stock company in conjunction with the Ministry of Economy, Ministry of Foreign Economic Relations, Investments and Trade of Uzbekistan, has been approved with the aim of further sustainable and balanced development of chemical industry, rational use of production capacities, introduction of effective energy saving and ecologically safe technologies, increase of manufacture of competitive export oriented and import substituting chemical products in 2007-2011.
Regional gross domestic Product (GDP) of Namangan region increased 8.8% year-on-year in the first half of this year.
The Uzbek government has adopted a decision to restructure the Tashkent Aviation Construction Production Association named after Chkalov (TAPOiCh), which stipulates staff reductions of 2,200.
The foreign trade turnover of the Russian Federation with the Republic of Uzbekistan comprised US$1,121.6 million in January-May of this year, up 55.2% compared to the same period of the previous year, the Russian Federal Customs Service said.
Lahore Provincial Minister for Industries, Muhammad Ajmal Cheema on Monday said investors of Pakistan and Uzbekistan will start a joint venture in the leather sector and the volume of trade between the two countries will rise in leather and other sectors.
Gross domestic product (GDP) of Kashkadarya region increased by 10.6% year-on-year and industrial output rose by 13.6% year-on-year in the first half of 2007.
Lonestar Corporation, a United Arabic Emirates (UAE) company that recently shifted domicile to Malta, announced that it had won two contracts totalling nearly US$6 million in the republics of Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.
Gross domestic product (GDP) of Uzbekistan increased by 9.7%.year-on-year in the first half of 2007, a publication of Economy Ministry and State Statistic Committee of Uzbekistan said.
Zarubejneftegaz (Russian GazProm’s subsidiary) is starting exploratory drilling on the blocs of Ust-Yurt region in Uzbekistan. The first phase of the geological exploratory works envisages the drilling of several tens of exploratory wells on seven blocs.