In accordance with the Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan of June 2, 2017, No. 348 "On Amendments and Additions and the Recognition of Certain Decisions of the Government of the Republic of Uzbekistan" (Resolution of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. PP-2935 of April 28, 2017 " on improving the activities of the Uzbek Agency for Standardization, Metrology and Certification ") with a view to creating favorable conditions for manufacturing enterprises and promoting the development of small and private entrepreneurship, under the GP Republican center for testing and certification of "agency" Uzstandard "created the Export Promotion Bureau of production.
According to these resolutions, the Bureau is currently a structural subdivision of the state enterprise of the "Republican Test and Certification Center" of the "Uzstandart" agency and has representatives in the testing and certification centers of the Republic of Karakalpakstan and oblasts.
The main tasks of the Bureau are as follows:
provision of free consulting services in this field;
development of proposals for the introduction and achievement of compliance with international and country requirements by standards produced by enterprises - producers of export-oriented products;
the provision of information and consulting assistance to manufacturing enterprises for obtaining the necessary information on the promotion of manufactured products to foreign markets;
study and analysis on international and country requirements in this field;
Forms and constantly updates a single database in this area;
to carry out, within its competence, direct interaction and cooperation with foreign companies and firms.
Based on the agreements concluded by the agency "Uzstandart" on cooperation with the countries of Asia, the CIS and the European Union, the Bureau, within the framework of its activities, exchanges information for products subject to compulsory certification for export.
The Bureau, within its competence, cooperates with the Ministry of Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan, the State Customs Committee, the National Bank for Foreign Economic Activity, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Fund for Export Support of Small Business and Private Entrepreneurship.
In order to increase the export potential of the Republic, as well as to increase the effectiveness of measures taken by the management of the agency "Uzstandart", work was carried out in cooperation with the representations of foreign organizations in the country.
In a vivid example of this cooperation, the Bureau for Export Promotion of the Uzstandart Agency products with the support of the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ) Program "Promoting Regional Economic Cooperation in Central Asia" and the project of the United Nations Development Program "Trade Facilitation", financed by the Government of Finland, prepared manuals "How to export to the markets of the European Union countries by the example of fruit and vegetable products" and "How to export to the markets of the countries of the European Union at measure of textile production ". In order to create favorable conditions for manufacturing enterprises and to promote the development of small and private entrepreneurship, especially for exporters, a number of advantages have been created for all branches of the national economy of the republic, and in the field of technical regulation, standardization, and ensuring the uniformity of measurements and certification. In the example, you can indicate that, in accordance with the Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan of 28.04.2011, No. 122 "On additional measures to improve certification procedures and the introduction of quality management systems," certification of products produced for export is carried out on a voluntary basis.