Ustyurt


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Ustyurt

(Russian usˈtjurt) or

Ust Urt

n
(Placename) an arid plateau in central Asia, between the Caspian and Aral seas in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan. Area: about 238 000 sq km (92 000 sq miles)
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To this end, work on the most promising areas in the Bukhara-Khiva, Ustyurt, Surkhandarya, and Ferghana regions has been intensified due to internal resources.
Through the dunes and rocky roads, the crews went out into a picturesque rocky valley, where a high-speed section was waiting for them along the Ustyurt plateau.
Reportedly, the document provides for geological exploration in the Uzbek section of the Aral Sea, Samsko-Kosbulak and Baiterek investment blocks of the Ustyurt region.
In the vicinity of the lake, some animals listed in the Red Book of Turkmenistan, such as the Ustyurt mountain sheep, kulan, and gazelle are found in growing numbers.
This competition, organized jointly by the Prosecutor Generals Office of the Republic of Uzbekistan, the Ministry of Physical Culture and Sports, the State Tourism Development Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan, will be held on the territory of the dried-up seabed of the Aral Sea and the Ustyurt plateau.
Petro-chemistry: In cooperation with a consortium of Korean companies the construction of the Ustyurt Gas Chemical Complex on the basis of the Field Surgil, worth $ 4 billion, has been successfully implemented.
11, 2010 signed an investment agreement on construction of the Ustyurt Gas Chemicals Complex on the gas field Surgil.
CNPC already is a partner in a consortium of UNG, LUKoil, and Korea National Oil Corp (KNOC) exploring the Uzbek sector of the Aral Sea and central Ustyurt plateau.
Uzbekistan also has oilfields in the Ferghana valley in the north-east, the Ustyurt area, and the Aral Sea region.
TAE[currency]KENT (CyHAN)- Ustyurt Gas Chemical Complex has been commissioned in Uzbekistan, the Uzbekistan National News Agency (UzA) reported.
In this respect, I would like to specially emphasize that the Ustyurt Gas and Chemical Complex worth over 4 billion dollars at the Surgil deposit is being built; the production of power trains is set up jointly with GM company; the new complex to produce trucks and buses is established with participation of Man company in samarkand region; the buses are produced with Japanese Isuzu company; the production of Damas and Orlando cars is developed at the Khorezm Automobile Production Association Ltd.