Most of the investment in fixed assets in the current period was directed to new construction. The volume of investments in new construction reached 10 656.6 billion soums, which made up 63.3% of the total investment. Investments in the expansion, reconstruction, modernization and technical re-equipment of existing facilities amounted to 3,567.5 billion soums or 21.2% of the total investment. The remaining 15.5%, or 2 608.5 billion soums, were directed to other areas.
The largest share of investments aimed at new construction was recorded in the Bukhara region, accounting for 82.0% of the total investment in the Republic. Accordingly, in the Namangan region - 81.9%, Surkhandarya - 76.8%, Kashkadarya - 74.8% and the Republic of Karakalpakstan - 72.4%. The lowest indicator was fixed in the city of Tashkent, which was only 42.9%.