Uzbekistan to manufacture motorcycles, scooters of latest generation

Business Materials 26 September 2017 11:33 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept. 26

By Ali Mustafayev – Trend:

The joint Uzbek-Chinese enterprise Hong Xiang Group started to produce cargo scooters, motorcycles and mopeds of the latest generation in the city of Kattakurgan, the Samarkand newspaper reports.

Thanks to loans of a regional branch of the National Bank for Foreign Economic Activity of Uzbekistan in the amount of 439 million soums and foreign investments worth one billion soums, the company installed modern Chinese equipment that allowsmanufacturing more than 5,000 units of two- and three-wheeled motorcycles per year.

The advantage of scooters and motorcycles of the Kattakurgan JV is that unlike other similar vehicles, for 100 kilometers, they need, depending on the brand, from one to three liters of fuel.

Currently, contracts are concluded on the supply of the mentioned production to companies of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Afghanistan.