According to the agreement "On bilateral external economic cooperation" most favorable conditions were established in bilateral trade between the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Austrian Republic.
The Uzbek-Austrian trade and economic relations are characterized by the following parameters:
in mln US dollars
Years 2000 The first half-year
Commodity circulation 43,3 22,7
Export 30,5 16,9
Import 12,7 5,7
Actions for developing trade-economic relations
On September 8, 1998, a conference on "Economic days of Uzbekistan" was held by the support of Austrian Federal Economic Chamber in Austria. During the visit of (June, 2000) the Austrian delegation, headed by the General Director on external-economic relations of the Ministry of economy and work - I. Zayas, the first session of Joint Uzbek-Austrian Commission on trade and economic cooperation was organized, which resulted in signing a protocol.
In June, 2001. The visit of the Uzbek delegation to Austria for participation in the second meeting of the Joint Uzbek-Austrian Commission on trade and economic cooperation.
In June, 2002. The visit of the delegation of business circles of Austria, headed by the Vice-President of Federal Economic Chamber - A. Mozer to Uzbekistan and in the course of visit was organized joint business Ц seminar.
The enterprises with Austrian investment and accredited representations of firms.
30 enterprises, created with the Austrian capital are working in the Republic of Uzbekistan and 7 out of them are enterprises with the 100 per cent of Austrian investment. 14 Austrian firms are accredited in Uzbekistan.