NEWS AND EVENTS
November 20, 2014
Share of Non-state Forms of Ownership in Uzbekistan Exceeds 85 Percent
According to the data of the Single State Register of Enterprises and Organizations, the quantity of active registered legal entities by October 1, 2014, reaches 245, 2 thousand, or 90 percent of the total number of registered legal entities.
The most number of enterprises and organizations is registered in the sectors of trade and catering (28.3 percent), industry (17.3 percent), building (8.9 percent), farming and forestry (8.3 percent).
Share of non-state ownership reaches 85.5 percent, including 33.4 percent – private enterprises, 1.8 percent – enterprises with foreign capital, 50.1 percent – other enterprises.
Within January – September, 2014, it has been registered 20, 9 thousand enterprises and organizations, 20, 2 thousand of which are small businesses. Majority of the new enterprises and organizations go to Tashkent – 24.1 percent out of all registered within the country, Tashkent region – 10 percent, Farghona region – 8.7 percent, and Samarqand – 7.5 percent.
In the reporting period 15, 1 thousand enterprises and organizations have been liquidated.
(Source: «Uzbekistan Today» newspaper)