13 On July, a delegation from the Republic of Uzbekistan arrived in Omsk, where a meeting was held with the executive authorities and the Agency for Development and Investment of the Omsk region.
The business meeting was attended by the Minister of Agriculture and Food of the Omsk region Nikolay Drofa, Evgeny Kovtun, General Director of the Regional Development and Investment Agency, President of the Omsk Regional public organization «The Commonwealth of Uzbekistanis» Bahrombek Yusupov and representatives of agro-clusters of the Fergana region of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
It should be noted that all regions of the Fergana Valley (Andijan, Namangan, Ferghana) have great potential. Agro-clusters of the Republic of Uzbekistan produce, process and sell fruit and vegetable products and crop production. Entrepreneurs of Uzbekistan are interested in the development of large-scale projects in the Omsk region.
Thus, the main topic of the business visit was the discussion of the implementation of an investment project in the field of agriculture, namely, the creation of an agricultural enterprise for the cultivation and processing of crop products (wheat, soybeans and other types of grain crops), as well as fruit and vegetable products on the territory of the Omsk region.
The delegates were informed about the existing measures to support the Omsk region, provided a list of investment sites for the implementation of the investment project.
Executive authorities and business support structures are ready to actively assist partners from Uzbekistan in the implementation of the project. Specialists of the Ministry of Agriculture will soon provide information on the soil cover bonitet, fertility and climatic conditions of the region. The Agency's project planning and support specialists organize interaction with local governments in order to organize the selection of sites.
Detailed information about the sites, potential investment directions, support measures, large-scale investment projects that are being implemented in the region with the support of the Agency can be found on the official resource - investment-Internet portal of the Omsk region.