Today, 27 January, at 9 am, CNG filling stations along intercity highways, as well as in most regions, began their work, the Ministry of Energy said in a statement.
According to preliminary data, in January-December 2021, enterprises of Uzbekistan produced industrial products worth 451.6 trillion soums, the index of physical volume of industrial production compared to the same period in 2020 amounted to 108.7%.
In accordance with a preliminary estimate, in 2021, the GDP of Uzbekistan at current prices amounted to 734.58 trillion soums and, compared to 2020, increased in real terms by 7.4%. The GDP deflator index, in relation to 2020 prices, amounted to 113.6%, the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan said.
According to preliminary data, the total volume of products (services) of agriculture, forestry and fisheries in Uzbekistan in January-December 2021 made up 317.78 trillion soums, including crop and livestock breeding, hunting and the provision of services in these areas – 307.51 trillion soums, forestry – 7.58 trillion soums, fisheries – 2.68 trillion soums, the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan said.
In 2021, the share of small business (business) in Uzbekistan’s GDP made up 54.9%, the State Statistics Committee said.
Ackermann Cement CA has acquired a 98.6% stake in Akhangarancement. This was reported by the press service of the Russian company.
According to the press service of the Ministry of Energy, there are still cases of violations of technological processes at existing gas fields and oil refineries in the country. This, in turn, leads to a decrease in gas production.
The activities of 64 natural gas fields owned by Uzbekneftegaz were suspended due to a power outage.
On 25 December 2021, with the participation of the President of Uzbekistan, the ceremony of launching the GTL plant and laying the foundation for the start of construction work as part of the investment project "Expanding the production capacities of the Shurtan Gas Chemical Complex" were held.