Uzbekistan-Southern Korea: the wide scales of the cooperation

During the conversation has taken place the exchange of opinions on realization of joint projects, questions of working out and realization of new projects.Concerning the extending scales of trade-economy and investment cooperation between Uzbekistan and South Korea, the head of the state has noticed that acknowledgement to it is the large-scale work spent in a free industrially-economic zone on the basis of the Navoi International Airport. In the given zone together with Korean Air is creating the transcontinental inter modal centre of logistics which is the only one in the CIS.

 Here the cargoes are operatively processed, their distribution is made, and placing in terminals is carried out. Cargo streams from the Asia to Europe also will back pass through this centre which becomes the important link of a global network of cargo transportation. As informed earlier the first cargo plane «A 300-600 F» from the South Korea, transferred to the NA «Uzbekistan Airways» on a leasing basis has arrived to Tashkent on April 20.On the same conditions the Korean Air will give to the Uzbek airs company one more such a plane.

These liners will be given to the order of the centre of logistics that even more will raise the potential of the centre and will open it the way to all cargo markets of the world. The plane «A 300-600 F» takes aboard till 40 tons of the cargo and can overcome the distance to 7 thousand kilometers. Abroad interest to a free industrially-economic zone grows in the city of Navoi every day. In March of this year in Seoul has taken place the forum devoted to new possibilities of investment cooperation with Uzbekistan. Businessmen of Korea have been acquainted with preference and privileges in a free industrially-economic zone. 

The achievement of arrangements under 35 investment projects which total amount makes more than 500 million US dollars, gives a fair idea about the importance of a free industrially-economic zone.As a whole the further trade-economic cooperation between Uzbekistan and South Korea has wide scales.The close partner relations are established. in such areas, as motor industry, oil and gas branch, the textile industry, an information technology, manufacture of household electronics and electrical engineers.  

New possibilities are opening for expansion of the cooperation in spheres of pharmaceutics, processing of agricultural production, manufacture of building materials, tourism.During a meeting in residence of Oksaroy Cho Jang Ho has expressed gratitude to the head of the state for sincere reception, has noted the readiness of Korean Air for active participation in the international investment projects in Uzbekistan.