Uzbekistan industrial enterprises reaches more than 52.8 thousand
According to preliminary data, in January-June of 2018, enterprises of Uzbekistan produced industrial products worth 94.0 trillion sums, the growth rate to the same period last year was 110.7%.
The main growth factor in the total volume of industrial production was the increase in the manufacturing industry by 7.3% (contribution to the increase in the total volume of industrial production 5.7 points), mining and quarrying – by 32.8% (contribution to growth 4.6 point), electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning – by 1.4% (contribution to the growth of 0.1 points), water supply, sewerage, waste collection and disposal – by 36.2% (contribution to the increase of 0.3 points).
As reported by the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan on Statistics, at present, there are more than 52.8 thousand industrial enterprises in the country, of which 5 573 enterprises are newly established in the reporting period. Almost 69% of newly established enterprises are located in Tashkent city, Tashkent, Fergana, Andijan, Samarkand and Namangan regions.