The number of newly established enterprises and organizations is growingIn January-May 2018 in the Republic of Uzbekistan, the number of newly established enterprises and organizations amounted to 25.2 thousand, which is 3.4 thousand more than the same period last year. At the same time, the number of enterprises and organizations that ceased their activity, as compared to the same period last year, decreased by 10.1% and amounted to 6.9 thousand units. As a result, the number of operating enterprises and organizations has increased by 17.8 thousand units since the beginning of the year (6.2%) and amounted to 303.3 thousand units.
According to the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan on Statistics, as of June 1, 2018, the number of operating enterprises with foreign capital participation amounted to 6127 units. In comparison with the previous year, the growth in the number of operating enterprises reached 18.0% or 933 units. Of these, joint ventures amount to 3374 units, foreign – 2753 units.
If we consider the number of operating enterprises with participation of foreign capital by type of economic activity by state as of June 1, 2018, the largest number is accounted for by industry – 2596 units (42.4%), trade – 1265 units (20.6%) and others – 1051 units.