Economics and Innovative Technologies


This article examines the benefits of special economic zones (SEZs) under the WTO and the legal framework for government subsidies. The studied theoretical and methodological data are analyzed in practice on the example of China. As a result of the research, the following recommendations were made: - The active use of such a tool in the SEZs of the country, based on the experience of China, to encourage exports, actively use the VAT refund system to exporters; - Retention of benefits from income or profit tax rates on the territory of SEZs (around 50%); - In accordance with the requirements of the WTO, it is necessary to introduce a special product or network support system and promote this position during the negotiations with the WTO; - Taking into account the activities of agro-zones in Uzbekistan, it is proposed to implement the support of agro-zones of the country on the basis of the state program.


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