Some 83,836 enterprises registered in Uzbekistan in 2016

Tashkent, Uzbekistan ( -- Last year, 83,836 enterprises and organizations were registered in Uzbekistan, the press service of the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan said.

In particular, 7,744 enterprises were registered in Tashkent city, 11,193 in Samarkand region, 19,879 in Tashkent region, 8,120 in Kashkadarya region, 7,384 in Andijan region, 6,668 in Ferghana region, 5,720 in Surkhandarya region, 5,610 in Jizzakh region, 4,539 in Bukhara region, 4,342 in Namangan region, 4,147 in Khorezm region, 2,370 in Syrdarya region, 2,278 in Navoi region and 2,842 in Karakalakstan.

About 54,445 enterprises were registered in agriculture, forestry and fishing, 9,661 – in industry and construction, 8,549 – in trade, 2,840 in the sphere of accommodation and catering services, 1,666 – transportation and storage and 6,675 – in other spheres.

As of 1 January 2017, total number of existing enterprises and organizations (without farms) reached 268,400, of which 218,200 are small businesses.

Subscribe to our Telegram channel to keep in touch with latest news. Open this link in any device and click Join button.