The number of enterprises and organizations increases
In January-June 2018 in the Republic of Uzbekistan, the number of newly created enterprises and organizations amounted to 29.4 thousand, which is 4.4 thousand more than the same period last year.
According to the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan on Statistics, the number of enterprises and organizations that ceased their activities, compared to the same period last year, decreased by 27.5% and amounted to 8.6 thousand units.
As a result, the number of operating enterprises and organizations has increased by 20.7 thousand units since the beginning of the year and amounted to 306.2 thousand units.
As of July 1, 2018, the number of operating enterprises with participation of foreign capital in the republic was 6294 units. In comparison with the previous year, the growth in the number of operating enterprises reached 20.3% or 1061 units. Of these, joint ventures amount to 3447 units, foreign – 2847 units.