5th International Exhibition for Textile and Fashion Industries "UzTextileExpo Autumn 2022"
12 - 14 October 2022 Tashkent, Uzbekistan
Enterprises of the Uztekstilprom Association in the first quarter of 2018 produced marketable products worth 1.94 trillion. soums, which is 15.1% higher compared to the same period in 2017.
According to the press service of the Association, enterprises produced consumer goods for 1.04 trillion soums. The growth rate made up 28.4%.
The main emphasis was on increasing production of finished products with high added value, share of which exceeded 54% in the total volume of industrial production.
During the reporting period, the enterprises ensured growth of production of main nomenclature of products: 101,800 tonnes of yarn (growth rate 14.8%), cotton fabrics -56.4 million sq. meters (+ 11.5%), knitted fabrics -18,900 tonnes (+ 40.3%), finished goods - 97 million pieces (+18.6%), hosiery products - 7.9 million (+ 20.5%).
Over the past period, growth in industrial production reached 15.1%. The enterprises of the sector produced 13,200 tonnes of yarn in the first quarter of 2018; 6.1 million square meters of fabrics; 11.2 million pieces of apparel and knitwear.
The enterprises launched production of 27 new types and models of textile and sewing-knitwear products for 164 billion soums, including through introduction of innovative developments. In particular, 12 new types of products were developed using synthetic raw materials and materials (mixed yarns and fabrics, nonwovens, garments).