18 March 2020

Construction volumes increased in Karaganda region

Construction volumes increased in Karaganda region

The head of the Department of Economics Azamat Mukanov reported on the results of economic development of Karaganda region at a hardware meeting in the regional akimat. Since the beginning of the year, the region has seen an increase in all key indicators.

In January and February of this year, the volume of construction increased significantly. In this sector, work has already been completed by 18.2 billion tenge, which is 38.6% more than in 2019.


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During the same period, 81.2 thousand square meters of housing were commissioned. The growth compared to the previous year was 8.2%.

The beginning of the year was also productive for small and medium-sized businesses.

- The number of operating small and medium-sized businesses increased by 0.6% and amounted to 87 thousand 383 units. The volume of their production increased by 4.3% and amounted to 986.8 billion tenge. In domestic trade, growth of 4.4% was also achieved, which is associated with an increase in retail and wholesale turnover, ” said Azamat Mukanov.

Growth is observed in industry, manufacturing and agricultural sectors.

Since the beginning of this year, the region produced industrial products by 7.4% more than in the same period last year. In general, production increased by 0.6%.

Akim of Karaganda region Zhenis Kasymbek ordered to make every effort to maintain the pace of economic growth.

Source: https://karaganda-region.gov.kz/ru/news/id/30000