Supply of Russian agriculture equipment to Uzbekistan up by 7.5 times
Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 18
Supplies of agricultural machinery from Russia to Uzbekistan increased by 7.5 times and exceeded $20 million over nine months of 2018 compared to the same period of 2017, Podrobno.uz. reported.
"This year, the exports of agricultural equipment from the Russian Federation to Uzbekistan increased by 7.5 times compared to 2017,” Alla Elizarova, director of Rosspetsmash, a Russian association of manufacturers of purpose-built machinery and equipment, said. “The value amounted to more than 1.3 billion rubles for nine months.”
“Russian plants supply a wide range of equipment, in particular, combine and forage harvesters, tractors, mowers, plows, balers, equipment for animal husbandry, grain cleaning machines to Uzbekistan,” she said.
The management of Rosspetsmash, as well as representatives of the state bodies of the Russian Federation and Russian industrialists, will visit Uzbekistan. The purpose of the trip is to strengthen cooperation between the two countries, define potential and ways of cooperation.