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Introduction of Modern Technologies to Boost Agricultural Development

6 June 2014

The Ninth Uzbekistan Agrominitech Expo-2014 international specialized market exhibition of mini technologies and compact equipment for the agricultural industry complex, and the Third Uzbekistan Agrotechmash Expo-2014 international specialized exhibition of agricultural hardware, machinery and equipment have opened at the Uzexpocenter in Tashkent.

The expositions are organized by Uzbekistan's Ministry of Foreign Economic Relations, Investments and Trade, the Ministry of Agriculture and Water Management, the Trade and Industry Chamber and the Council of Farmers.

Chairman of the Council of Farmers of Uzbekistan S.Turdiev, the First Deputy Minister of Foreign Economic Relations, Investments and Trade A.Kamalov and other speakers noted that the wide-ranging transformation and quality changes in the agricultural sector of our country's economy, spearheaded under the leadership of President Islam Karimov, have been yielding due outcomes. Instrumental in furthering these goals has been the introduction of cutting-edge technologies. The 15 may 2014 presidential resolution "On Measures to Further Refine the Management and Financial Recovery of Enterprises in Agricultural Machine Building" has come to be an important normative foundation for further development in manufacturing state-of-the-art, highly productive agricultural machinery and equipment competitive both in the domestic and external markets.

The significance of technical and technological re-equipment of agriculture and further development of Uzbekistan's agricultural industry sector explains the extensive scale and high level of the organization of international exhibitions Uzbekistan Agrominitech Expo-2014 and Uzbekistan Agrotechmash Expo-2014.

In the current market exhibition Uzbekistan Agrominitech Expo-2014, in excess of 150 companies are taking part fr om 26 countries around the world, including China, South Korea, United States, France, Germany, Spain, Iran, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, Russia, Turkey and others.

An extensive range of goods and services is presented at the exposition in a number of areas, including compact lines for reprocessing agricultural products, packing mini technologies, equipment for livestock husbandry, poultry, beekeeping and gardening, mini machinery and hardware for stocking fodders, gardening and viticulture, the organization of greenhouse enterprises, chemical substances for plant protection.

It is noteworthy that at this exhibition-sale, as the tradition of the last years has gone, a special significance is attached to the demonstration of cutting-edge and economical technologies to reprocess fruits and vegetables as well as meat and dairy products, of mini machinery and hardware for gardening and viticulture, astrakhan sheep breeding and leather reprocessing.

Uzbekistan's potential in the production of mini technologies and equipment for agriculture is brightly displayed by the stands of Uzbek companies. Presented here are the chambers for drying fruits, vegetables and greens, incubators and coops for poultry farming, packing and packaging equipment, stubble breakers and plows. Foreign guests say they are attracted to the achievements in the sphere of alternative energy, namely, solar photoelectric and wind-electric stations capable of uninterruptedly supplying with power those facilities that are located even in the remotest rural areas. Visitors and participants are keen to enquire into vehicles presented here - the freight motor tricycle of domestic production "ELDOSH EL 150-1" and trailers so in demand in faming enterprises. [Read full article here]