Uzbekistan registers 503 new enterprises with foreign capital

Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- About 503 new enterprises with foreign capital were registered in Uzbekistan in 2016, the press service of the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan said.

According to the committee, some 351 enterprises were created in Tashkent city, 48 – in Tashkent region, 18 – in Andijan region, 14 – in Ferghana region, 9 – in Bukhara region, 9 – in Syrdarya region, 7 – in Surkhandarya region, 5 – in Khorezm region and 10 in Karakalpakstan.

About 102 enterprises were created with capital of residents of Russia in 2016, 95 – China, 55 – South Korea, 35 – Great Britain, 33 – Kazakhstan, 31 – Turkey, 21 – India, 14 – Iran and 10 – Azerbaijan.

At the same time, 237 enterprises were created in the sphere of industry, 99 – in in the sphere of trade, 42 - in the sphere of construction, 25 - in the sphere of accommodation and catering, 15 – agriculture, forestry and fishing and 7 in the field of ICT.

As of 1 January 2017, total number of operating enterprises with foreign capital in Uzbekistan exceeded 5,000.

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