On April 6 this year, a joint video conference was organized between the State Committee on Statistics and the Tashkent State Economic University.
The webinar was attended by representatives of the Department of Industry Statistics, as well as professors, researchers and students under the leadership of the rector of the Tashkent State Economic University.
At the beginning, the head of the industry statistics department Sardor Botirovich Juraev spoke in detail about the formation of the country's industrial statistics indicators for January-February 2021. According to the speaker, in January-February 2021, enterprises of the republic produced industrial products worth 55.3 trillion. soums, the index of the physical volume of industrial production for the same period in 2019 amounted to 101.0%. In the structure of production, the largest share falls on manufacturing enterprises (78.8%).
After that, professors and students of the Tashkent State University of Economics asked questions on the topic. Many of them asked questions about how the pandemic affected the state of the country's industrial production, as well as about the impact of industry on other sectors of the economy. The representatives of the committee answered the questions in detail.
The webinar, organized in the context of the current pandemic and taking into account the attention paid to our country for the development of the digital economy, is essential. Based on this, regular online meetings have been established, which are of practical importance for faculty, researchers and students.