JAN. 5 2021 (The Bulletin) — Uzbek pharmaceuticals company Uzkimyosanoat opened a new $985m ammonia plant whose output is expected to meet growing domestic demand for fertilisers. Media said that the plant, which has been described as “world class” and is one of the biggest industrial plants in the country, will boost Uzbek production of ammonia, the key ingredient in fertiliser, by nearly 10%. Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev has promised to invest in infrastructure.
— This story was first published in issue 467 of the Central Asia & South Caucasus Bulletin
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