Startup from Uzbekistan became finalist of World Entrepreneurship Championship
Agroport Jizzakh entered the top ten best of 102 938 startups representing 187 countries at Entrepreneurship World Cup. This message was published on October 10 on the website of Global Entrepreneur Network. The project team has created a startup that allows cost-effective and environmentally friendly processing of cotton stalks, the number of which as a result of cotton collection reaches more than 5 million tons per year.
Due to such processing, it is possible to obtain important products applicable in the field of national economy and medicine. These include lignin, levulinic acid, vanillin, lilac aldehyde, medical enterosorbents Polyphepan, Lactofiltrum, Ecofiltrum, plasticizer for cement and concrete, granular protein-vitamin feed supplement (bio-feed).
The Entrepreneurship World Cup finals will be held November 12-14 in Riyadh (Saudi Arabia). The winners of the competition will become owners of $ 2 million in direct investment.