Document Type : Research Article
This article is devoted to the prospects of using oil shale in Uzbekistan. Oil shale is one of the promising types of organic raw materials that can largely compensate, and in the future, replace oil products and gas. On the territory of the Republic of Uzbekistan, there are huge reserves of oil shale - 47 billion tons. Various types of products can be obtained from oil shale. In Uzbekistan, prerequisites are being created for the organization of the shale industry, the issue of developing an attractive investment project and attracting foreign investment to create shale processing enterprises is being considered.