Car production in Kyrgyzstan significantly increased from January through July 2022, Trend reports citing the National Statistical Committee of Kyrgyzstan.
The value of car production in Kyrgyzstan in 7 months of this year amounted to 776.3 million soms ($9.5 million), which is an increase of 14.8 percent over the same period in 2021 (676.1 million soms, or $8.3 million).
Earlier, at the end of July 2022, it was announced that the project of assembly of Uzbek cars in Kyrgyzstan is under consideration. A plant will be built in Kyrgyzstan to produce Uzbek cars. The countries have decided on the location of the new car plant- in the Sokuluk district of the Chuy region.
Meanwhile, the number of passenger cars throughout Kyrgyzstan as of the beginning of this year reached 1.1 million units.