In January-December 2019, trade turnover between Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan amounted to $2.75 billion, with an increase of 10.6% compared to January-December, 2018 ($2.49 billion), finprom.kz reports.
Kazakhstan's investment opportunities in mining and metallurgy presented at PDAC Conference in Canada
Kazakhstan presented its investment opportunities in the mining and metallurgical complex at the annual PDAC Exhibition and Conference in Toronto. The three-day industry event was attended by over 25,000 people from 135 countries.
Over 30 representatives of European Business participated in the Roundtable dedicated to interaction with the European business community. met at the site of The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan hosted a meeting with representatives of large international companies implementing investment projects in Russia and the Eurasian Economic Union, experts on attracting investments, representatives of investment companies, financial institutions, and credit organizations.
Following the results of the II Forum of interregional cooperation, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan signed 52 documents on the development of economic cooperation, including Forum Final Declaration, interdepartmental, interregional and commercial agreements in mechanical engineering, agricultural, financial, banking, industrial, infrastructural, pharmaceutical and other sectors totaling about $500 million, reports primeminister.kz.
Prime Minister Askar Mamin participated in a discussion session of the World Bank and the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan on attracting foreign direct investment.