The presidential decree promises subsidies to exporters to compensate for expenses, including up to 70% of transportation costs. Young entrepreneurs will get loans.
According to the presidential decree “On additional measures to support participants in foreign trade activities” measures to support and stimulate the export activities of domestic business entities will be strengthened.
For example, from April 1, 2022 until April 1, 2023, subsidies to compensate for transportation costs in the amount of up to 70% are provided to domestic enterprises (their authorized representatives), when exporting high value-added products to the countries of the European Union.
Also from April 1:
ꞏ subsidies are provided to compensate for transportation costs in the amount of up to 50% when exporting high value-added products to neighboring countries;
ꞏ the Export Promotion Agency reimburses expenses related to the accreditation of conformity assessment bodies by an accreditation body that is a member of international organizations ILAC/IAF;
ꞏ 50% reduction of the amount of prepayment required when business entities export goods (except for special types of goods), works and services on the basis of invoices without concluding an agreement is announced.
The Unified Exporter Support Portal will regularly publish an approved list of high value-added products, the export of which will be provided with subsidies to compensate for transportation costs.
They will also cancel the procedure for prohibiting the use of benefits on customs payments during customs clearance of goods that are in the customs warehouse regime for a period of more than six months.
The Young Entrepreneurs Support Fund based on decisions of the Government Commission will allocate loans up to $500,000 in order to support youth entrepreneurship, including stimulating activities for the production of export-oriented products and the provision of services based on innovative technologies.
The Export Support Fund will allocate $10 million to Uztrade and Uzsanoatexport JSCs in order to provide foreign trade companies with working capital.