Kazakhstan’s businessmen visit Khorezm
Urgench hosted a business forum organized jointly with the khokimiyat of Khorezm region and the akimat of Mangystau region of Kazakhstan.
The acting khokim of Khorezm region F.Ermanov met with the akim of Mangystau region E.Tugjanov. Issues of trade-economic and investment cooperation, further prospects were discussed in detail.
The business forum was attended by representatives of government agencies, industry and business circles of the two countries. In particular, the Mangystau region was represented by heads of more than 60 companies operating in the spheres of construction, light and mining industries, agriculture, and metallurgy.
A number of promising agreements on further expansion of cooperation in the oil and gas, transport-communication, agricultural, tourism, industrial and production spheres were achieved at the event. Agreements on partnership between Urgench and Aktau, free economic zones Khazorasp and Aktau are among them.
Within the framework of the business forum, an exhibition of national products of entrepreneurs and artisans of Khorezm and Mangystau regions was organized. At the exhibition, views were exchanged on establishment of trade in textile products produced in a neighboring country, as well as in Khiva carpets, fruits, vegetables and melons grown in Khorezm.
Participants of the business forum visited Uzbekistan – Swiss joint venture Uztex-Shovot, Uzbekistan – British joint venture Katkalatex, as well as Khorezm branch of GM Uzbekistan.
Ahmad Shokirov, UzA