The ISO 4217 currency code for the Uzbekistan Sum.
ISO 4217 code for the Uzbek sum. It was introduced in 1993, replacing the Soviet ruble. In 1994, a new sum was issued, replacing the old sum at an exchange rate of 1 new sum to 1,000 old sum. The sum is a floating currency.
Strong state support - According to the Resolution of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan authorized capital of the bank will be raised to 200 billion UZS at the expense of contributions of Central Bank of Uzbekistan and Ministry of Finance of Uzbekistan during 2009-2012.