NEWS AND EVENTS
January 28, 2016
The volume of exports of light industry exceeds $ 1 billion
Last year, the volume of exports of light industry of Uzbekistan exceeded $ 1 billion, the press service of JSC“O\'zbekyengilsanoat” reports.
It is noted that in the past period the number of exporting companies reached 254, accounting for 89 % of the total number of enterprises of \"O\'zbekyengilsanoat”.
Today, most of the textile and garment industry is represented by enterprises of JSC ‘O\'zbekyengilsanoat’.312 industrial enterprises operate as part of the company, 225 of them are small businesses and private entrepreneurs. In 2015, the volume of industrial production exceeded 3 trillion soums, consumer goods - more than $ 1 trillion soums.
Particular attention is paid to the development and production of clothes with national elements. Specialty stores branded \" O\'zbekyengilsanoat \" are opened in the regions of the country and the capital. Where one can purchase casual clothing, sportswear, home textiles, hosiery, lower and upper laundry and more for an affordable price.
We are attracting foreign designers to create modern designs of clothes, which will be mass produced by local enterprises. To this end, JSC \"O\'zbekyengilsanoat\" organized the International Festival \"Fashion and Design - 2015\" with the participation of well-known designers of Uzbekistan and representatives of the leading fashion and design schools in foreign countries. It was attended by representatives of the world of fashion-industry from Italy (Mario Boselli), France, Japan, South Korea and other countries. During the festival, more than 160 fashion desings by local and well-known designers were displayed.
(Source: IA \"Uzbekistan Today\")