Official Name: The Republic of Uzbekistan
Sovereign Status: Sovereign Country
Government Type: Presidential Republic
Official Name (Local Language): Ozbekiston Respublikasi
ISO Country Codes: UZ : UZB
Internet Domain: .uz
Government Web Site:
Capital: Tashkent Main Airports: Tashkent International Airport
Language(s): Uzbek;Russian Population: 30,842,796
Currency: Uzbekistani Som ISO Currency Code: UZS
Telephone Dial In: +998 ID Prefix: 810

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Central Bank: Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan
Currency USD Exchange Rate: 3,906.1 Uzbekistani soum (UZS) per US dollar (2017 est.)
Unemployment Rate: 5% (2017 est.)
Population below poverty line: 14% (2016 est.)
Inflation Rate: 12.5% (2017 est.)
Prime Lending Rate: 23.60% (2019 - World Bank)
GDP: $57.789 billion (2019 est.)
GDP Pro Capita (PPP): $6,999 (2019 est.)
Currency Name: Uzbekistani Som
Currency Code: UZS
World Bank Classification: Lower Middle Income

GDP Composition:

Agriculture: 16.6% cotton, vegetables, fruits, grain; livestock
Industry: 32.9% textiles, food processing, machine building, metallurgy, mining, hydrocarbon extraction, chemicals
Services: 49.5%

Source: Central Intelligence Agency Factbook

Financial Exchanges:
Commodities Exchange: Uzbek Commodity Exchange ;

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Subject to Country Specific Sanctions? NO

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$11.42 billion (2017 est.)

Main Imports:

machinery and equipment, foodstuffs, chemicals, ferrous and nonferrous metals


$11.48 billion (2017 est.)

Main Exports:

energy products, cotton, gold, mineral fertilizers, ferrous and nonferrous metals, textiles, foodstuffs, machinery, automobiles

Top Export Partners:

Switzerland 25.9%

China 17.6%

Kazakhstan 14.2%

Turkey 9.9%

Russia 8.4%

Top Import Partners:

China 20.8%

Russia 20.8%

South Korea 11.9%

Kazakhstan 10.8%

Turkey 4.6%

Source: Central Intelligence Agency Factbook

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