Friday, 04, December, 2020

Economy

In 2020, Uzbekistan purchased 5 BCM of gas from Lukoil at a negotiated price, the Deputy Energy Minister Bekhzot Normatov announced at a press briefing on Friday.

The value of Uzbekistan’s gross foreign exchange and gold reserves as of October 1 topped US$ 33.4 billion, decreasing by US$ 1.15 billion to the last month, the Central Bank said in a report.

Cement prices at exchange trades slightly increased due to the failure of furnaces at Akhangarancement and Jizzakh cement plant, the Antimonopoly Committee said.

The Russian GAZ Group’s commercial vehicles will be assembled in Uzbekistan. This became known during the 21st meeting of the Intergovernmental Commission on Economic Cooperation between Uzbekistan and Russia in Bukhara.

The Tashkent-based enterprise MS RemTex, which is part of the State Defense Industry, plans to organize the assembly of Russian Ural trucks.

On October 12, Bukhara hosted the twenty-first meeting of the Uzbek-Russian Intergovernmental Commission (IGC) on economic cooperation, the Ministry of Investment and Foreign Trade.

On October 12, Bukhara will host a meeting of the intergovernmental commission on economic cooperation between Uzbekistan and Russia, the Russian Ministry of Economic Development said.

In 8 months of 2020, Uzbekistan exported US$ 11.5 million worth of drugs to 11 countries, which is by four times to the last year, the Statistics Committee said in a report.

In 7 months of 2020, Uzbekistan reduced the delivery of fruits and vegetables to China by 44% to US$19 million, EastFruit reported.

The Uzbek First Deputy Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade Laziz Kudratov held online talks with the Turkish Deputy Minister of Trade Gonca Yılmaz Batur, Dunyo reported.