UN forecasts Uzbek GDP growth

Business Materials 19 January 2012 15:22 (UTC +04:00)

Uzbekistan, Tashkent, Jan. 19 / Trend D. Azizov /

The GDP will increase by 7 percent in Uzbekistan in 2012, the UN World Economic Situation and Prospects-2012 report said.

According to UN analysts, Uzbek economic growth will hit percent in 2013.

According to the experts, the growth of real GDP was 7.3 percent in 2011.

The WB has recently published "Global Economic Prospects for 2012."

According to it, the growth of the Uzbek GDP in 2012 will reach 8 percent and 6.5 percent in 2013. The current account balance will hit 7 percent of the GDP in 2012 and 6 percent in 2013.

According to the WB, the growth of the GDP was 8.3 percent as of 2011.

The report is prepared by the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs, UN Conference on Trade and Development and the five UN regional commissions at the beginning of each year.