An opening of the exhibition “Made in Uzbekistan” took place in Minsk today. More than 1000 product names of 80 enterprises and 15 business associations from 10 regions of Uzbekistan are represented here.
The event is held by the Ministry of Investment and Foreign Trade together with the Ministry of Economy and Industry of Uzbekistan, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Uzbekistan with the support of the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
The main goal of the exhibition is to familiarize the Belarusian business community with the production, export and investment potential of Uzbekistan, to demonstrate the rich cultural and historical heritage and the development of tourism in our country.
Sewing and knitwear, home textiles, cotton fabrics, shoes, haberdashery, insulation materials, fruit and vegetable and confectionery products, as well as pharmaceutical and medical products were exhibited on an area of 3,000 square meters. Separately organized expositions of handicrafts, IT-sphere and tourism, as well as investment and export potentials of 10 regions of Uzbekistan.
Samples of the automotive industry of Uzbekistan were demonstrated at the open-air exhibition site “BelExpo”.
The exhibition “Made in Uzbekistan” will work from 29 July to 2 August, during the visit at the highest level. Following the results of the exhibition, the Uzbek side expects to significantly increase the supply of its goods to Belarus.
It is also planned to hold the I Forum of the Regions of Belarus and Uzbekistan, in which representatives of the regions, ministries and departments, parliamentarians, business circles of the two countries will take part. The delegation of Uzbekistan was headed by the First Deputy Chairman of the Senate of Oliy Majlis Sadyk Safaev. From the Uzbek side, Andijan, Bukhara, Djizak, Namangan, Samarkand, Khorezm, Fergana and Tashkent regions will be represented.
It is expected that a number of interregional cooperation agreements will be signed at the venues of the forum, as well as commercial contracts.