Meet Uzbekistan’s first unicorn: e-commerce startup Uzum


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Uzum, an e-commerce startup offering online shopping, fintech and food deliveries to millions of customers in Uzbekistan, has raised $114 million in funding, becoming the country’s first unicorn with a valuation of $1.16 billion. Uzbekistan is fertile ground for startups, given the fact that people aged below 30 constitute about 60% of its population of […] © 2024 TechCrunch. All rights reserved. For personal use only.