In eight months of 2018, 351 buses were manufactured in Uzbekistan, or a 40 % decrease to the same period last year, 583, the State Statistics Committee said.
While, the production of trucks has also dropped by 8%. However, passenger cars production grew by 21.2% and engines - by 27.7%.
Complex measures aimed at localization of agricultural machineries have facilitated the growth of medium and high-tech production in Uzbekistan. In comparison to January-August 2017, large enterprises increased production of plows by 58.0 times, tractors - by 6.0 times, harvesters - by 18.5 percent and mowers - by 3.3 percent.