Shavkat Mirziyoyev familiarized himself with the construction progress of the Tashkent Metallurgical Plant in Tashkent province Zangiata district.
Equipment from Italy, Germany, Austria, Russia and other countries have been chosen for the 286.7 million euro plant , which will produce metal sheets for automotive bodies and household appliances, metal tiles, corrugated board.
The plant will produce 500,000 tonnes of products per year and employ about 700 people.
The President got acquainted with the project in February 2017 and gave orders to the responsible executive officers.
large-scale construction work has been completed since then, in particular the erection of steel structures of the frame of the plant was completed.
Shavkat Mirziyoyev got acquainted with the constructionprogress, touched upon the importance of the plant for the economy, noted the need to focu on training specialists for the plant.