Uzbekistan and China organized a “business workshop” with the participation of representatives of the authorities and business circles of Karakalpakstan, Namangan region and the Chinese province of Hebei in order to use the potential of the regions and to increase further development of trade-economic and investment cooperation between the two countries.
Thematic presentations were made during the event by representatives of Uzpharmagency, Uzkimyosanoat and Uztuqimachiliksanoat.
The main sectors of the regional economy, their potentials for further development of trade and investment exchange were presented during the meeting, and presentations of projects for joint implementation were made.
A joint work plan with the definition of specific areas of cooperation and activities and preparation of bilateral documents for signing were agreed on by the parties following the event in order to create a legal framework for cooperation. Additional bilateral negotiations between companies in the regions are going to be conducted to discuss in detail the projects proposed during the presentation in such industries, like textiles, chemicals, agriculture, building materials and others.