Uzbek textile enterprise to increase exports three times
Baku, Azerbaijan, March 1
By Fakhri Vakilov - Trend:
Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev visited Art Soft TexGroup in the city of Namangan, Trend reports with reference to press service of the head of state.
Art Soft TexGroup manufactures towels, bathrobes, bedspreads. The products are supplied to the domestic market, as well as to Russia, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Moldova and neighboring countries. Last year, products were produced for 290 billion soums, goods were exported for $9.4 million. This year it is planned to increase the exports threefold.
The enterprise has one workshop in each of Namangan, Rishtan and Yangikurgan districts and employs over 2,000 people.
Art Soft TexGroup expands its activities and moves to a cluster system. The company allocated land in Mingbulak and Papal districts, purchased agricultural equipment.
The enterprise also presents projects for the development of poultry farming, fish farming, animal husbandry, beekeeping, rabbit breeding, intensive horticulture in the region, the implementation of irrigation and land reclamation work, as well as the introduction of innovations into the land management and cadaster system.
The president noted the need to improve the economic efficiency of projects, their early launch and provide the population with work.
Follow author on Twitter:@vakilovfaxri