UZEX has summed up the results of the yearAccording to Uzbek Republican Commodity Exchange, the total volume of transactions concluded by UZEX in 2017 amounted to 13,8 trillion sums, which is 15,2 percent more than in 2016. In addition, 1706 standard exchange contracts were opened over the past year. Construction materials, food products, ferrous and non-ferrous metals occupied a significant part of the market in the structure of sold goods.
The total volume of transactions concluded with participation of small business and private entrepreneurship reached 9,4 trillion sums, which is 12 percent more than in 2016. Entrepreneurs purchased commodity resources at the amount of more than 6 trillion sums through the exchange and sold products for 2,7 trillion sums. The volume of sales of products grew by 15 percent, which indicates an increase in its interest in participating in exchange trades and in e-commerce. Positive dynamics was also observed in the system of exhibition-fair trades, through which 66,8 thousand deals were concluded for 1,6 trillion sums, which is 10 percent more than in 2016.
One of the most effective innovations of UZEX in 2017 was introduction of a new information system and a website designed for conduction of electronic auctions for the sale of auto numbers. Exchange customers can participate in online auctions directly through mobile devices. A special mobile application of the trading system “Avtoraqamlar” has been developed for this purpose. The participating procedure in online auctions is carried out through a personal cabinet without paperwork. From the moment the system was launched, 1 364 auto numbers for individuals and legal entities were sold through the online auction for a total of 27,6 billion sums until the end of 2017.
In November 2017, UZEX has launched a new version of the corporate TV program “UZEX News”.
Roman Bondarchuk, UzA