The regular meeting of the U.S.-Uzbek Chamber of Commerce with the participation of representatives of about 30 large US companies took place on February 1 in Tashkent. The US delegation included executives of Baker & McKenzie, General Motors, Cameco, Honeywell International, General Electric, Nukem, Case New Holland Industrial, Caterpillar, John Deere, Coca-Cola, Zeppelin International and other companies, Turkiston Press said.
On February 1, 2017, the President of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Mirziyoyev received the chairwoman of the US-Uzbek Chamber of Commerce, Carolyn Lamm, UzA reported.
The Uzbek Embassy together with the South Korean Chamber of Commerce organized a business seminar in Seoul, South Korea, which was attended by representatives of 40 Korean companies, Jahon IA reported.
Tashkent’s International Business Center hosts the Uzbekistan-U.S. business forum, the Uzbek Chamber of Commerce said.
UzbekOziqOvqatHolding (transl. Uzbek Food Products Holding) and BelGosPischeProm group (Belarus) signed a Memorandum of Cooperation.
During the visit of the representatives of UzSanoatEksport and UzTadbirkorEksport in Kiev an agreement has been signed for the sale of 30 thousand tons of ammonium nitrate and 30 thousand tons of carbamide worth $ 7.05 million. The signing ceremony was held at the Uzbek Embassy to Ukraine.
AkhangaranCement in 2016 produced 1.863 million tons of cement, a 5.2% increase compared to 2015. The company last year also produced over 1.344 million tons of clinker, which is by 4.9% more than in 2015.