Foreign investment in Uzbekistan grows
In January – March 2019, 29885.1 billion soums were invested in fixed assets, of which 68.7%, or 20522.4 billion soums were borrowed funds, and 31.3%, or 9362.7 billion soums – own funds of enterprises and organizations.
According to the State Statistics Committee, in the reporting period, at the expense of centralized sources of financing, 12491.8 billion soums were invested, or 41.8% of the total investment, which is 23.9 percentage points more than in the same period last year.
The growth rates for sources of financing investments in fixed assets were observed for foreign loans guaranteed by the Republic of Uzbekistan, which has an increase of 3.6 times, compared with the corresponding period of last year. This is due to large investment projects.