Date: September-November 2015
Keywords: SMC compounds, BMC compounds, composite materials, research, Uzbekistan
Description: The main purpose of the research was to obtain the necessary data to determine the economic efficiency of the project for the production of SMC and BMC compounds in Uzbekistan, strategic planning of the enterprise activity and a comprehensive assessment of the potential of the composite materials market in Uzbekistan. Information used in the research was obtained from the State Statistics Committee, the State Customs Committee and various industry reports. A number of in-depth interviews with industry representatives were conducted; those included manufacturers, dealers and distributors, as well as potential consumers. In order to obtain information on the price range of composite raw materials on the market, Mystery Shopper campaign was conducted.
Methodology: Desk research – data obtained from the State Customs Committee of Uzbekistan, State Statistics Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan, reports of international organizations, various industry reports; in-depth interviews with industry representatives, as well as Mysterious Shopper campaign.