26 November 2019

Akim of Karaganda region and the ambassador of Uzbekistan to the Republic of Kazakhstan discussed issues of cooperation

Akim of the Karaganda region Zhenis Kasymbek met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Uzbekistan to the Republic of Kazakhstan Saidikram Niyazkhodzhayev. At an official reception, issues of developing cooperation in the economic and educational fields were discussed.

Photo: karaganda-region.gov.kz

- The Republic of Uzbekistan is one of Kazakhstan’s foreign economic partners among the countries of Central Asia. Karaganda region exports products to more than 50 countries of the world, including Uzbekistan. In 2018, the foreign trade turnover of the region with your country amounted to 247 million US dollars, for the first half of 2019 - 134 million US dollars. We are interested in increasing mutually beneficial trade and economic cooperation,”said Zhenis Kasymbek.

There are 22 enterprises in the region with the participation of Uzbek partners. They operate in the areas of manufacturing, construction, wholesale and retail, transport and warehousing.

Source: https://karaganda-region.gov.kz/ru/news/id/28613