On December 3, a government delegation led by the Minister of Investment and Foreign Trade Sardor Umurzakov hosted a Japanese delegation including the Senior Vice President and Executive Director at Mitsubishi Corporation, Kenji Ota, the Senior Vice President at Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Kenji Terasawa and Senior Managing Executive Officer at Sumitomo Corporation, Tsutomu Akimoto.
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries is currently involved in the construction of a ammonia and urea production unit. The parties reviewed the work progress within the project and agreed to develop the algorithm for future cooperation, the ministry said in a statement.
During the talks with senior management of Sumitomo Corporation, the parties discussed the possibility of partnering in the modernization and management of provincial airports, creation of industrial and transport and logistics infrastructure, and the implementation of a number of projects for renewable energy and thermal power plants.
In addition, the prospects of technical cooperation in the development of Pre-FEED proposals were considered.
Following the talks, the parties agreed to step up joint efforts to accelerate preparing technical and financial details of the agreements and to concretize deals for signing at the upcoming visit of the President Mirziyoyev to Japan.