7 PROJECTS REALIZED IN KENTAU INDUSTRIAL ZONE
Seven projects worth 1 billion 371.2 million tenge will be implemented by 2022 in Kentau city. The new projects will create more than 150 new workplaces. Currently, three projects amounting to 1.7 billion tenge have already commissioned, Strategy2050.kz informs referring to the regional communication service of Turkestan region.
As part of an information tour organized by the regional communication service, media representatives reviewed existing facilities and familiarized with the ongoing work.
The first object visited by the journalists was Electroprivod LLP. The company, specializing in the production of tripping devices and current and voltage transformers, was founded in 2015. The project’s cost is 842 million tenge. 45 people work there on a full time basis. Raw materials for production are purchased in China, but finished products are distributed in all regions of Kazakhstan.
Elektrodetal LLP, located in the Kentau industrial zone, is engaged in the production of metal structures for transformers, founded in 2016. The total project cost is 867 million tenge. The company has 25 permanent jobs. The plant is capable of producing up to 300 pieces of metal structures for transformers 35 110 220 kV per year.
In addition, Auezov PE is the third project in the industrial zone. This facility is engaged in oxygen production. The production capacity of the enterprise is up to 100 bottles of oxygen per day. Four specialists work there. Businessman Yermekbay Auezov said that he plans to expand the production area in the future.
All this is possible with the help of the state programs to support entrepreneurs. We took a loan at a low interest rate and bought equipment from China. We currently supply finished products to welding companies and hospitals. Those people who used to transport such specialized oxygen from Shymkent now come to us, Auezov said.
It is worth noting that in the regions and cities of Turkestan region there are 9 industrial zones. 7 of them are in operation, and two others will be launched in the coming days. As of today, with the participation of Turkistan Industrialdy Aymaktaryn Baskaru Kompanyasy LLP, 31 investment projects have been implemented in the amount of 30 billion tenge, which will create 770 jobs.
Source: Kazakhtan 2050