On October 7, 2017, the Government of Uzbekistan issued a Setting up of Small Industrial Zone in Uchtepa district of Tashkent city Resolution.
At the Uzbek Foreign Trade Ministry were held talks Israeli Ambassador to Uzbekistan Eduard Shapira. The sides discussed the current state and prospects of trade, economic and investment cooperation between the two countries, the ministry said.
Maiden industrial exhibition of Tashkent city manufacturers was held from 29 September to 1 October in Bishkek. The event was co-organized by the Exporter SMEs Support Fund within the NBU and the Tashkent mayor’s office, attended by about 100 enterprises in Tashkent cit, manufacturing food products, textile, chemicals, building materials and furniture, presented their products to entrepreneurs and residents of the Kyrgyz capital.
Government handed over its share in the authorized capital of Uzbekistan’s only metallurgical plant - UzMetKombinat JSC for trust management to SFI Management Group, a foreign entity.
At Uzbek Foreign Trade Ministry were held talks with the senior regional trade adviser at USAID Ryder Rogers. The sides reportedly discussed prospects for cooperation, in particular the implementation of the USAID Competitiveness, Trade, and Jobs projects in Central Asia which are aimed at facilitating exports and employment in horticulture and strengthening transport and logistics services across the five Central Asian economies.
Uzbekistan Airways has selected GEnx-1B engines to power four new Boeing 787-8 aircraft. The engine order is valued at more than $230 million (USD), including a custom-ordered spare engine, GE Aviation said. Deliveries are scheduled to begin in 2018.
Uzbekistan and US firms signed US$2.6 billion worth of deals at the Uzbek-American business forum in New York on Wednesday, co-organized by the Uzbek Committee for Investments and Uzbek-American Chamber of Commerce.
President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev met with senior executives of some major US companies in New York on Tuesday, including the chair of the Uzbek–American Chamber of Commerce, Carolyn Lamm, President of GE for CIS, James Ronald Pollett, President and Executive Director of Honeywell Performance Materials and Technologies, Rajeev Gautam, Vice President of CNH Industrial, Steven Nadherny and , President of John Deere, James Field.
The Consulate General of Uzbekistan in Greece, in cooperation with the Institute for the Development of Western Greece, the Greek Nationwide Association of Industries based at Industrial Parks and Ellrosa Consulting Group Ltd. have launched the “Initiative for the Development of Bilateral Economic Co-operation between Greece and Uzbekistan - Alexander the Great & Princess Roxanne"
Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan signed $ 1.2 billion worth of deals following the two business forums in Astana in March and Tashkent on September 16 (the former accounting for $ 840 million).
Five projects for manufacturing of children's toys will be combined into a cluster to be hosted by the empty facilities of the former TashIgrushka (transl. Tashkent Toy) plant located on an area of 12,000 sq. m.
On September 15-17, the 4th pavilion of UzExpoCentre will host an exhibition of Kazakh goods, the Committee for Investments said.
Tashkent will host an Uzbekistan-Kazakhstan business forum on September 16, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Uzbekistan said.
The new agricultural and car tires factory hosted by Angren FEZ produced its first experimental batch of car tires, UzKimyoSanoat said in a statement.