Uzbekistan is in EWC Finals

Dear friends, we are in a hurry to inform you that the Agroport Jizzakh company from Uzbekistan has been selected to participate at the Entrepreneurship World Cup Finals!


Agroport Jizzakh entered the top 10 best teams out of 102,938, representing 187 countries. Congratulations to the initiators and the project team: Ilkhom Zhuraev, Dilshad Mirtalipov and Miragzam Turgunbaev with a breakthrough Startup and wish them victory in the finals!

The EWC finals will be held in Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) on November 12-14, 2019. Grand prize: $ 2 million in foreign direct investment.

Briefly about the project:

The project initiators proved the possibility of environmentally friendly and cost-effective use of guza-pai (cotton stalks), which remains after the collection of cotton in the amount of more than 5 million tons annually. Having sent the stems for processing, you can get the following important products for the national economy and medicine:

  • Lignin
  • Levulinic acid
  • Vanillin
  • Lilac Aldehyde
  • Medical enterosorbent "Polyphepan"
  • Medical enterosorbent "Lactofiltrum"
  • Veterinary enterosorbent "Ecofiltrum"
  • Plasticizer for cement and concrete
  • Granular protein-vitamin feed supplement (bio-feed)

Let's all together support Agroport Jizzakh and wish them good luck in the 2019 Entrepreneurship World Cup Final!

Shukhrat Azimov

Executive Director

Shukhrat Azimov is Executive Director, Association of International Business and Technologies (AMBiT) - a private business… More