Azerbaijan to set up GM assembly plant
This was reported by the Ambassador of Uzbekistan to Azerbaijan Bahrom Ashrafkhanov at the meeting with the President of the National Confederation of Entrepreneurs (Employers) Organizations of Azerbaijan Mammad Musayev.
According to Azerbaijan’s Zerkalo.az, the automobile plant will be built with participation of Uzbekistan’s company in Hajigabul, together with General Motors company.
It is also noted that in Alat economic zone, Uzbekistan and Azerbaijani entrepreneurs will create joint ventures in production of textiles, food and medicine.
The Ambassador also informed about the interest in Uzbekistan in varieties of nuts and pomegranates grown in Azerbaijan and expressed hope that Baku will become a center for transit cargo to Uzbekistan.