The volume of market services by all types of activity in January-June 2007 was 5,808.7 billion soums, including 1,291.4 billion soums of the rural area, or 22.2% of the total volume of rendered services, according to the Uzbek State Statistics Committee.
In January-June 2007 the number of passengers carried by all types of transport in the Republic of Uzbekistan was 2.26 billion persons and increased by 10.5% as against January-June 2006, according to the State Statistics Committee.
The retail trade turnover in the Republic of Uzbekistan made up 4,339.2 billion soums in January-June 2007 or 116.8% to the level of January-June 2006, according to the Uzbek State Statistics Committee.
In January-June this year 419.2 million tonnes of freights were shipped by all types of transport in the Republic of Uzbekistan, which is 8.1% higher than in January-June 2006, according to the State Statistics Committee.
Since the beginning of the year, NavoiAzot has produced goods for some 120 billion soums. The enterprise’s product range includes ammonium nitrate, nitrogen sulfate and ammonia water.
While foreign attention has largely focused on Central Asia`s largely untapped riches of oil and natural gas, another indigenous fuel source is largely overlooked -- coal.
Baltic Beverages Holding AB (BBH) has announced the official inauguration of its new brewery in Uzbekistan.
Malaysia Airlines Cargo Sdn Bhd (MASkargo) is in talks with Uzbekistan Airways to create a formal silk route, which will enable MASkargo to leverage on Uzbekistan Airways to fly its cargo to CIS countries and it in turn will fly Uzbekistan Airways’s cargo to Europe.
State Property Committee of Uzbekistan announced a tender to sell 100% stake in Markaziy (Central) Hotel, former Sheraton Tashkent and owned by Tashkent administration.
For 5-7 September, the first hall of the UzExpoCentre became the focus of attention of all those related to publishing, printing, advertising, labeling, and packaging. This year too, two major international exhibitions UZBEKinPRINT (printing, publishing, advertising and stationary) and UZUPACK (packaging and labeling) are sharing the show space and taking place simulateously.