Osh, Feb.9, 2018 / Kabar /. Mayor of Osh city Kyrgyzstan Aitmamat Kadyrbaev received today a delegation from Uzbekistan led by Minister of Foreign Trade Jamshid Khodjaev.
The meeting was attended by Minister of Economy of Kyrgyzstan Artyom Novikov, Mayor and all Vice-Mayors of Osh and the delegation from Uzbekistan. Issues of improving and strengthening trade and economic cooperation between Osh and Uzbekistan were discussed at the meeting.
Mayor of Osh city Kadyrbaev stressed that the city's trade turnover in 2017 compared to 2015 increased 13 times and amounted to $270 mln.
Kadyrbaev also specified that after the opening of the borders, the volume of the city's trade turnover has increased. If to rely on statistics, the trade turnover of Osh was $ 21 mln in 2015, in 2016 it was $ 150 mln, and $ 270 mln in 2017.
"Currently, the city has a motor show Ravon-Motors-Osh and Kyrgyz-Uzbek joint enterprises such as Akfa-Plast, Izmo and Artel. We are always ready for cooperation and provide all necessary conditions in a timely manner," the Mayor added.
The delegation plans to visit enterprises in Osh city.