The President of the Republic of Uzbekistan met with the Russian delegation

As part of the celebrations for the opening of the Tashkent Metallurgical Plant on December 4, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev received a delegation of the Russian Federation headed by Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov.

The head of our state noted with deep satisfaction that the implemented project of creating a large and modern metallurgical production in the capital region is an example of effective cooperation between companies and banks of Uzbekistan and Russia.

The erected plant also testifies to the serious qualitative changes observed in recent years in bilateral trade and economic cooperation.

Denis Manturov expressed his sincere gratitude to the leader of Uzbekistan for the warm welcome, conveyed greetings and best wishes of Russian President Vladimir Putin.

At the meeting, the progress in the implementation of priority programs and projects was considered, joint plans to expand practical interaction were discussed.

Particular attention is paid to the preparation and promotion of cooperation projects of the leading enterprises of the two countries to create high-tech industries in mechanical engineering, agro-industrial complex, pharmaceuticals, light and food industries, and many other industries.

The importance of all-round support and support of industrial cooperation projects, including within the framework of the established joint Project Office, as well as the creation of favorable conditions for the growth of direct investments in key sectors of the economy, was emphasized.