PRESS OF UZBEKISTAN
December 30, 2016
THE LEADING SUPPLIER OF AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY, UZSELKHOZMASHLIZING, HAS PLANS AFOOT TO LEASE MORE THAN 3,200 ITEMS TOTALING 281.2 BILLION SOUMS TO DOMESTIC AGRICULTURAL ENTERPRISES ON A YOY BASIS
The hardware include general service tractors TTZ-YUONS, plowing machines, combine harvesters Dominator-130, grain drills, cultivators, sprayers, plows and many other types of agricultural machinery.
Over the years, the company has grown into one of the most reliable partners for agricultural enterprises. Today, it cooperates with over 30,000 farms, machine and tractor fleets, Agrotekhservis enterprises, Uzdonmahsulot branches, Uzpakhtasanoat, Uzagrokimyohimoya, and other companies and organizations.
In the last 15 years alone, Uzselkhozmashlizing supplied nearly about 60,000 items of agricultural machinery for a total of 1.7 trillion soums(currency rates of CB RU from 30.12.2016, 1$= 3231.48 soums). Since 2012, the company has sustained a stable increase in supplies. Meanwhile, the number of types of leased equipment has doubled and reached 60 over the past five years.
Close interaction with the farms that specialize in horticulture and animal husbandry is another important thrust of the company’s focal area. These two segments have been rapidly developing in the country, entailing the demand for the relevant machinery and equipment.
Aiming at meet the demands of the farms, the company organized supplies of leased mini tractors of G38, ÒÒ-40 è U62 types, which are utilized for land treatment in inter-row spacing in intensive gardening, as well as chemical processing tools VP-1M and ORPD-12M. Forage harvesters, balers and forage mixing and distribution devices M150 are popular in livestock farms.
It is noteworthy that the larger share of the supplied machinery and equipment is manufactured domestically at the Aggregate Plant, Chirchik and Tashkent agricultural machinery plants, as well as at UzCLAASagro, Lemken Chirchik, UzCASEmash, Agrikhim, Urganchkormmash and Agromash Sanoat Invest.
The company expects yet higher growth in supplies in the coming year. It is scheduled to supply more than 5,200 items of specialized equipment totaling 475 billion soums to tractor fleets and farmers in 40 districts of the republic, which is 1.7 times more YOY. Experts believe that equipment will increase the chances of agricultural producers to meet their obligations in the framework of the Food Program.
(Source: «Uzbekistan Today» newspaper)