BAKU, Azerbaijan, September 2. The volume of loans granted to the industrial sector of Uzbekistan from January to July 2022 amounted to 120.5 trillion soums (10.9 billion dollars), an increase of 10.5% compared to the same period l year (109 trillion soums, or $9.9 billion). Trend reports citing the Uzbek Central Bank.
Meanwhile, lending to agriculture in the corresponding period amounted to 34.9 trillion soums ($3.2 billion), an increase of 9.1% over the same period. of 2021 (32 trillion soums or 2.9 billion dollars).
The volume of loans allocated to the construction sector during this period increased by 1.4% compared to the same period last year (9.2 trillion soums or 840.7 million dollars) to reach 9 .4 trillion soums ($852.4 million).
From January to July 2022, the volume of loans allocated to the trade and services sector amounted to 28.3 trillion soums (2.6 billion dollars), an increase of 16.4% compared to the previous year. same period of 2021 (24.3 trillion soums or $2.2 billion).
The volume of loans allocated to other sectors of the economy of Uzbekistan from January to July 2022 amounted to 37.4 trillion soums ($3.4 billion).
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