Tuesday, 16, October, 2018

Economy

GM Uzbekistan will start sales of the Chevrolet Tracker in September 2018, JSC Uzavtosanoat said a statement. President Shavkat Mirziyoyev in June 2017 familiarized himself with the new mini-crossover Chevrolet Tracker.

Uzbek Deputy PM/Chairman of JSC Uzbekneftegaz Alisher Sultanov met the President of Eastern Hemisphere at Halliburton Company - Mr. Joe Rainey, Uzbekneftegaz reported.

From August 7-9, Moscow will host the next meeting of working groups of Uzbekistan and Russia to prepare for the 19th meeting of the Intergovernmental Commission for Economic Cooperation.

Honeywell announced today that Jizzakh Petroleum JV LLC will use Honeywell UOP technologies to build a new refinery capable of processing 5 million tons per year of crude oil to produce clean-burning gasoline, diesel and jet fuel. The refinery is being built in the Jizzakh province of Eastern Uzbekistan.

JSC Uzbekneftegaz and Honeywell UOP (USA) reached an agreement on the use of UOP’s MTO (methanol to olefins) and Separex systems.

Uzbekistan and Spain are planning to hold the first meeting of the intergovernmental commission for economic and industrial cooperation in autumn, an official of the Committee for investments told The Tashkent Times.

This statement summarizes discussions between the authorities and an IMF staff team in Tashkent during July 17-26, 2018. The authorities have made further progress on their far-reaching reforms to tackle the country’s most pressing economic and social challenges.

Prices for GM Uzbekistan cars will increase from August 1 on average by 14%, Shavkat Umurzakov the chairman of UzAvtoSanoat at the International Press Club meeting while promising discounts and price cuts from that next.

Made in Belarus exhibition will take place in Tashkent from September 14-19, 2018, featuring products by over 100 flagship enterprises: BELAZ, MTZ, Belshina, Belorusskaya Lesnaya Kompaniya, Berezastroimaterialy, Adani, BelOMO, Conte SPA, Kommunarka, Babushkina Krynka, Belryba and others, Belinterexpo reported.

Uzbekistan in the first year-half exported US$ 1.1 billion worth natural gas. Among other exported resources - electricity (US$ 106 million) and uranium (US$ 98.9 million).