NEWS AND EVENTS
December 26, 2013
Delegation of Japan pay visit to SIZ “Angren”
Within the project preparation on water supply and sewerage improvement in 5 regions of the Namangan region and the city of Angren, on 19 December 2013, representatives of the Japanese companies NJS Matsuoka Keidji, Swing Kobayashi Toshikhiko, Hirusha Suzuki and Ida Yoichi, Shimizu Ivata Takashi, Mitsubishi Sugita Tetsuya together with representatives of Uzkommunkhizmat visited special industrial zone “Angren”.
During the meeting with the management of SIZ “Angren”, representatives of Japanese companies were acquainted with the activity of “Angren division water utility”, with the system of sewerage cleaning of Angren, and with existing volumes of drains of the industrial enterprises, etc.
The project provides the improvement of sewer treatment facilities with application of Japanese technologies, the energy saving equipment with use of renewable sources, and also representation of yen credit for these purposes from the government of Japan on the terms of STEP.
Angren special industrial zone was created on 13 April 2012 in line with the presidential decree in Tashkent region. The zone will function for 30 years.
During operation of the special industrial zone, special tax regime and customs preferences will be applied in its territory. Administrative council of SIZ Angren will provide status of participant of the special industrial zone.
The main activities of the enterprises operating in the territory of the SIZ “Angren” shall be production of a wide range of high-tech products with high added value that are competitive in both domestic and world markets. This is expected to be achieved through efficient use of production and resource potential of the region comprising the special industrial zone.
Establishment of the SIZ “Angren” is aimed at creating a favorable environment for setting up and developing enterprises in the field of advanced processing of raw mineral resources; production of high-tech products based on local raw materials by establishing strong cooperation ties and developing industrial cooperation between enterprises within the special industrial zone and the republic as a whole.
In accordance with the very concept of the SIZ “Angren” and the priorities chosen, the enterprises of the following industries shall be dislocated in the territory of the SIZ “Angren”:
chemicals and petrochemicals,
food processing and deep processing of fruits and vegetables,
production of modern construction materials,