One of them is the development of high-speed passenger traffic. The fleet of Talgo-250 trains will get two new ones: one will arrive in March, and the second in May. A total of four trains of this class will provide high-speed communication between Tashkent and Bukhara, and Samarqand with Karshi.
The electrification of railways will be continued. This year the electrification will be completed of Karshi-Termiz line and by 2019 of all major railways in the Farghona Valley.
New sections of railway tracks will be built. This year the construction of Bukhara-Miskin line will be completed, that in the future will provide high-speed communication with Khorezm region and Karakalpakstan.
In 2017-2019, JSC Uzbekistan Railways will allocate $ 51.1 million for the reconstruction of the existing railway tracks, and another $ 8,1milion will be used to update passenger cars.