Development strategy of Uzbekistan textile industry and international cooperation
On September 4, 2018, Tashkent hosted Uzbekistan Textile Conference. It was devoted to the latest trends of the industry, development of international textile technologies, certification and digital marketing, scientific research in development of smart textile. The event was organized by “Uztuqimachiliksanoat” (Uzbekistan Textile Industry) Association.
250 delegates from 18 countries of the world, representatives of the Cabinet of Ministers, the Ministry of Economy, Foreign Trade, State Customs Committee, enterprises of the industry took part at the conference.
Uzbekistan Textile Conference brought together the leading participants of the world textile market for discussing prospects and conclude mutually beneficial contracts. It was attended by representatives of textile business from Germany, Switzerland, South Korea, China, Russia, India, Japan, Bangladesh, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, the USA, France, Russia, and Egypt.
At the forum, participants discussed the development trends of textile clusters, issues of certification of textile products for the European market, expansion of the range of textile products, increasing the export volume, the current state and prospects of the world textile industry, the system of legal regulation of relations in the field of electronic commerce, digital technologies in textile industry, trends in fashion industry.
The Bangladeshi model for development of Uzbekistan textile industry was also considered.
Participants of the event, along with discussion of the current state and prospects of the global cotton fiber market, became familiar with conditions created for attracting foreign investments to Uzbekistan textile industry.