Agromashholding, the largest Russian producer of agricultural technology will hold the presentations of its wheeled tractors and rigs on 6-24 August in all regions of Uzbekistan, the company’s press service said.
The receiving-passing testing of IL-76TD-90VD aircraft produced at Tashkent Aircraft Production Corporation named after Chkalov (TAPOiCh) on the order of the Volga-Dnepr Group was started on 31 July. This is the second aircraft of this type. It will join the Group’s fleet in the third quarter of this year. The order was financed by the Russian Sberbank, which opened a credit line for Volga-Dnepr Leasing Company with a limit of up to 45 million rubles for seven years in the early 2007.
The New Delhi-based electrical component major N K Minda Industries plans to start its overseas plant in Uzbekistan.
ChemPlast Asia, the only specialized international exhibition of the chemical, plastic and rubber industry in Central Asia will be held in November in Tashkent, plastinfo.ru reported.
In the first half of 2007, the enterprises of the UzKimyoSanoat (Uzbek Chemical Industry) produced goods for some 310.5 billion soums. The production growth rate made up 14.8%, Pravda Vostoka reported.
The programme, prepared by Uzkimyosanoat (Uzbek chemical industry) state joint-stock company in conjunction with the Ministry of Economy, Ministry of Foreign Economic Relations, Investments and Trade of Uzbekistan, has been approved with the aim of further sustainable and balanced development of chemical industry, rational use of production capacities, introduction of effective energy saving and ecologically safe technologies, increase of manufacture of competitive export oriented and import substituting chemical products in 2007-2011.
Regional gross domestic Product (GDP) of Namangan region increased 8.8% year-on-year in the first half of this year.
The Uzbek government has adopted a decision to restructure the Tashkent Aviation Construction Production Association named after Chkalov (TAPOiCh), which stipulates staff reductions of 2,200.
The foreign trade turnover of the Russian Federation with the Republic of Uzbekistan comprised US$1,121.6 million in January-May of this year, up 55.2% compared to the same period of the previous year, the Russian Federal Customs Service said.
Lahore Provincial Minister for Industries, Muhammad Ajmal Cheema on Monday said investors of Pakistan and Uzbekistan will start a joint venture in the leather sector and the volume of trade between the two countries will rise in leather and other sectors.