Uzbekistan facilitates import, restricts export of oilseeds and oils


On April 29, the President of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed a law on measures providing the population with certain food products. The document eliminates VAT on import of vegetable oils, sunflower seed, flaxseed and soybean for the period from May 1 to December 31, 2021.

Moreover, the document imposes the export...