Askar Mamin inspected the work of backbone enterprises in East Kazakhstan region
The meeting discussed topical issues of regional development activities of backbone enterprises, as well as the implementation of research, developmental projects and development of research organizations.
A. Mamin said that East Kazakhstan region is the industrial center of the country, stressing that the development of the industrial sector in the region is constantly monitored by the Head of State and Government.
First Deputy Prime Minister said that the heads of ministries, national holdings and companies arrived in the region to “on-site to solve a number of problems in the work of the backbone enterprises in East Kazakhstan region.”
“It is necessary to develop the backbone enterprises in the region, open new production, create new jobs. Activities of backbone enterprises with high export potential is the foundation of the economy not only in East Kazakhstan, but in the country as a whole,” A. Mamin said.
During the meeting, mayor of the region D.Akhmetov, heads of Ust-Kamenogorsk Titanium Magnesium Plant JSC, Kazzinc, Kaz Minerals gave a speech. They reported on the current situation in the region and chaired enterprises.
The largest enterprises of East Kazakhstan region provide up to 65% of manufactured goods.
The results of 9 months of the year are characterized by positive dynamics of development in the main sectors of the economy. Industrial output exceeded 1 trillion 62 billion tenge with growth of 143% compared to the same period last year.
Within the framework of his working visit to East Kazakhstan region, First Deputy Prime Minister visited the production facilities of Ulba Metallurgical Plant JSC, Kazzinc Ltd, KazRosPromArmatura and visited the construction site of “AsiaAuto Kazakhstan.”
Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan