NEWS AND EVENTS
July 2, 2010
Discover the Potential of Uzbekistan: The American-Uzbek Business Forum
The Uzbek Ministry of Foreign Economic Relations Investment & Trade, together with the U.S. Department of State, Department of Commerce, and the Office of The Trade Representative will host an American-Uzbek Business Forum at the Embassy of Uzbekistan in Washington, D.C. on July 7, 2010 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
A high-level Uzbek delegation from Tashkent, including senior management from key state organizations, will make presentations to American industry and government delegates. The Deputy Minister of Foreign Economic Relations Investment & Trade will head the delegation, which will include senior management from:
UzbekNefteGaz -- the national oil & gas national holding company
Uzfarmsanoat -- the national pharmaceutical company
Uzenergo -- the state power generation and distribution company
Uzavtosanoat -- the state automotive production partner of General Motors
Uzstroymaterialiy -- the state construction materials company
Uzeltehsanoat -- the state high technology entity for electrotechnics
Jurabek Laboratories -- an agricultural joint venture
Copies of PowerPoint presentations from these presenters will posted on this page as they become available.
Since independence, the Government of Uzbekistan has made a steady transition to a market-based economy. The progress with economic policy reforms has been cautious, but cumulatively Uzbekistan has registered respectable achievements in GDP and structural reform, particularly in the area of improving the investment climate for foreign investors.
For additional information about the event, please contact:
Ms. Bridget Karl
American-Uzbekistan Chamber of Commerce
1300 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 501
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: +1 (202) 223-1770