On April 14, the World Bank delegation visited UZEX, to support the implementation of the technical assistance project "Improvement of effectiveness of public procurement in Uzbekistan".
During the meeting, the guests got acquainted with the electronic trading system of the exchange on government procurement, which has been effective since 2011.
For the period from 2011 to 2016, the total volume of electronic public procurement increased 4 times and reached 667,7 billion soums. Over 99% of the volume of deliveries of goods (works, services) accounted for the small businesses.
World Bank representatives received detailed information about prospects of development of electronic public procurement. They discussed the main directions of further development of the system "D-xarid", including proposals for the development and implementation of new procurement methods.
Following meeting results, the parties reached agreement on further cooperation on improving electronic public procurement based on international experience.
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