NEWS AND EVENTS
November 10, 2009
Uzbekistan uses US$1.534bn of foreign direct investments in Jan-Sep
Favourable business climate in Uzbekistan helped to double the volume of attracted foreign direct investments year-on-year in January-September 2009 to US$1.534 billion, the Ministry of Economy and the State Statistic Committee of Uzbekistan said.
The share of foreign direct investments in total volume of capital investments in the reporting period made up 24.8% compared to 19% in the same period of 2008.
Within the realization of Investment programme, the country used 9.008 trillion soums of capital investments in January-September 2009, which grew 28.3% year-on-year.
Growth rate of non-centralized investments made up 33%. About 72.8% of total investments were directed to construction of production capacities.