In 2017, the region’s gross regional product amounted to 5.1 trln. soums, of which industry is 3.4 trln. soums, consumer goods production 1.2 bln. soums, agriculture 2.9 bln.soums, construction work 526.5 bln.soums, investment volume 1324.4 bln.soums, volume of services 1581 bln.soums, trade and public catering 1859.6 bln.soums.
In the region there are more than thousands of industrial enterprises, 18 of which are large. For example, the «Syrdarya» thermal power station, «Gulistan Extract Yog» joint-stock company, «MiliGulistan Textile» joint ventures, «Peng Sheng» joint ventures, «Bakht Tex Farm», «Khovosdon» joint-stock company, «Okoltindon»joint-stock company, «Sirdaryovino»joint-stock company,«Farkhod» thermal power station,«Electric Networks»joint-stock company, «Suvokova» SUE and others.
The Syrdarya thermal power station in Shirin is one of the largest in the CIS and accounts for one third of all electricity produced in Uzbekistan.
Industrial enterprises of the region produce more than 80 types of products – food products, modern construction materials, pharmaceuticals, medical products, leather and footwear, electricity, vegetable oil, textile and knitted goods and other products.