Free Economic Zone “Jizzakh” has been established according to the Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan “On establishment of special industrial zone “Jizzakh”” dated March 18, 2013 #4516.
Operational period of FEZ “Jizzakh” is 30 years with possibility of further extension by the decision of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
According to Regulation of free economic zone “Jizzakh”, approved by the Resolution of Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan “On organizational measures of free economic zone “Jizzakh”” dated May 15, 2013 #130, main objectives and activities of FEZ “Jizzakh” are followings:
- attracting direct investments for the creation and efficient operation of modern high-tech and innovative enterprises producing competitive products with high added value in the domestic and foreign markets;
- providing complex and effective use of manufacturing and resource potential of the regions included in the free economic zone, the establishment of new production facilities for more advanced processing of mineral resources and agricultural raw materials;
- improving the process of localization of manufacturing high-tech products based on local raw materials by establishing close cooperative relations and development of industrial cooperation between the organizations of the free economic zone in the whole country;
- Providing advanced development and efficient use of transport, engineering, communications and social infrastructure in the territory of FEZ “Jizzakh”.