Užice, Zlatibor District, Šumadija and Western Serbia, Serbia

🇷🇸 Užice is a city and the administrative centre of the Zlatibor District in western Serbia. It is located on the banks of the river Đetinja. The municipality of Užice and the municipality of Sevojno together constitute the City of Užice.

The modern city has a developing textile, leather, machine and metal industry. Most companies have factories on the outskirts of the city due to good communication connections, given the close proximity of the main highway, railroad and Ponikve Airport.

Užice has a free economic zone. As of 2018, the largest companies operating in the city of Užice are Prvi Partizan (ammunition), Impol Seval Sevojno (aluminum mill), Valjaonica bakra Sevojno (copper mill), MPP Jedinstvo Sevojno (construction) and Putevi Užice (construction). Economic activities include: Manufacturing 7,209; Wholesale and retail trade, repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 3,095; Human health and social work activities 2,370; Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 1,502; Transportation and storage 1,487; Education 1,401; Construction 1,302; Accommodation and food services 1,093; Professional, scientific and technical activities 768; Administrative and support service activities 560; Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities 484; Other service activities 463; Financial and insurance activities 420; Information and communication 370; Arts, entertainment and recreation 364; Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 264; Individual agricultural workers 256; Agriculture, forestry and fishing 128; Mining and quarrying 74; Real estate activities 6.

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Užice has a population of over 70,939 people. Užice also forms the centre of the wider Zlatibor District which has a population of over 286,549 people.

Twin Towns – Sister Cities Užice is twinned with: 🇮🇹 Cassino, Italy; 🇷🇺 Kursk, Russia; 🇬🇷 Veria, Greece; 🇸🇮 Ljutomer, Slovenia; 🇨🇳 Harbin, China.

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