16 July 2020

On the development of mechanical engineering in Karaganda region

In Karaganda region, one of the drivers of economic development is mechanical engineering. In this area, 15 projects have been implemented to create new industriesand modernize existing enterprises. This gives an impetus to the development of related industries and provides new jobs.

A number of other major projects in mechanical engineering are being implemented in the region. The largest of them is the production of buses and special equipment of the Yutong brand in Sarani, on the basis of the former RTI plant.

Photo: karaganda-region.gov.kz

Photo: karaganda-region.gov.kz

Issues of mechanical engineering development were discussed in the regional akimat at an online hardware meeting.

- There are about 140 machine-building enterprises in the region, including 20 large and medium-sized ones. According to the results of 5 months, the volume of production amounted to 62 billion tenge - 6 billion tenge more than the same period last year (IFO - 114.1%). The share of mechanical engineering in the manufacturing industry is 7%,-head of the Department of industry and industrial and innovative development Galymzhan Zhumasultanov informed.

The main focus is the maintenance of mining equipment, he said.
Source: https://www.gov.kz/memleket/entities/karaganda/press/news/details/o-razvitii-mashinostroeniya-v-karagandinskoy-oblasti?lang=ru