Uzbekistan will set up a shoe manufacturing unit with Belarus in 2019, Nikolay Martynov DG of Marco, a Belarussian leather and footwear company said yesterday on STV television channel.
The deal for a shoe manufacturing JV was signed on the margins of the official visit of the President of Belarus to Uzbekistan. "We were entasked to commission it by the end of 2019. Currently we are dealing with registration, design, selection of material and equipment," said Martynov.
The owner of the technology is the Belarusian company.