Volume of export sales on Uzbek Commodity Exchange nearly doubles
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Nov. 21
By Fakhri Vakilov - Trend:
The deals concluded on the Uzbek Commodity Exchange (UZEX) for the period from Nov. 11 to Nov. 17, 2019, amounted to $97.3 million, Trend reports with reference to UZEX.
The total amount of transactions involving small businesses and private enterprises amounted to $42.7 million.
The volume of exchange trading on the platform amounted to $85.9 million.
The volume of export sales grew almost two times and amounted to $3.8 million.
In the export structure, the share of cotton fiber was 35 percent, polyethylene 31 percent, gasoline 28 percent, and other products 6 percent.
The volume of exhibition and fair trade amounted to $2.1 million.
The amount of goods purchased by small businesses amounted to $569,400 or 36.8 percent of the total amount of transactions.
Last week, transactions worth $9 million were concluded through xarid.uz, a special information portal on public procurement.
The total amount of savings from budgetary and corporate customers exceeded $2.2 million.
During the period under review, 654 car license plates were sold through an online auction. The cumulative amount of sold state license plates was about $295,200.
As a result of competitive bidding, 16.4 percent of deals were made on premium class license plates, 46.2 percent of deals on category 2 and 37.5 percent on category 3 of license plates.
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