Kyrgyz cheese export to Uzbekistan soars
Baku, Azerbaijan, February 9
The volume of cheese supplies from Kyrgyzstan to Uzbekistan increased by more than 90 times in 2018, Trend reports with reference to Kyrgyz Ministry of Economy.
The Ministry states that the trade turnover of Kyrgyzstan with Uzbekistan increased by 1.4 times from 2014 to 2017.
Moreover, the import of Kyrgyz products from a neighboring country increased by 25.4 percent, exports to Kyrgyzstan - 1.6 times.
At the end of last year, the trade turnover of the two countries grew by 10 percent ($309.4 million), compared with 2017.
Uzbekistan imports coal and petroleum products, cement, glass and glassware, stone and cement products from Kyrgyzstan, and mainly exports vegetables, fruits, knitted fabrics, plastic, aluminum and copper products to the neighboring country.