Uzbekistan participates in tourism exhibition MITT-2014

A Moscow international exhibition MITT-2014 “Travel and Tourism” ended in the capital city of Russia on 22 March 2014, and Uzbekistan presented its tourism potential, Uzbektourism national company said.

Representatives of Uzbekistan held negotiations with potential partners within the exhibition. The cooperation with them should increase inflow of tourists to Uzbekistan. Russian tourists also expressed great attention to the stand of Uzbekistan.

Number of Russian tourists, visiting Uzbekistan, is increasing. Their number reached 115,142 people in 2013, which rose by 2.17% compared to 2012.

Uzbekistan was represented by representatives of Uzbekistan Havo Yollari, Uzbekistan Temir Yollari and three leading tourism companies.

During the event, the Uzbek side invited Russian tour companies to participate in upcoming event World of Leisure in Tashkent and to participate in Hosted Buyers meeting, which will be held for the first within Tashkent International Tourism Fair “Tourism along Great Silk Road”.