The reserve volumes of the main types of agricultural products was determined
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- A government resolution “On additional measures to meet the needs of the population and social institutions with the main types of agricultural products in the winter-spring period 2020-2021” was adopted.
The resolution approved the forecast volumes of accumulation in the reserve of the main types of agricultural products for the winter-spring season of 2020-2021.
According to this, in the republic the total amount of reserves of agricultural products of 4 main types (potatoes, onions, carrots, rice) made up 795,000 tonnes.
Also, in order to accumulate reserves of these products, as an exception, direct contracts will be concluded between product manufacturers, preparatory organizations and institutions of the social sphere.
In accordance with the resolution, by 1 January 2021, schedules will be developed for the delivery of accumulated reserves of products to the domestic consumer market.
In order to prevent losses of entrepreneurs and rise in prices during the accumulation of products in the reserve, the following measures are introduced:
- damage caused as a result of product damage due to a traffic accident or power outage is covered by insurance;
- for the sale to the population of the products accumulated in the reserve, counters and trade equipment in markets and shopping malls are provided for temporary use, as an exception, on a free basis, for the entry of trucks of these enterprises into the parking lots of the markets, no fee will be charged.