Askar Mamin inspects implementation of industrial development programs in Kostanay region
The First Deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Askar Mamin within a framework of working trip to Kostanay has visited a number of backbone enterprises of the region, social infrastructure facilities, as well as a meeting with local activists.
A.Mamin received a report at the Kostanay international airport on reconstruction of artificial landing strip. Then he was informed on housing construction in the new Airport microdistrict. Over 178,000 square meters of housing has been commissioned in the region this year.
AllurGroup CEO Andrei Lavrentiev reported at the SaryArkaAutoProm LLP production sites on the plans on modernization of enterprises production lines.
Over 2016, production of cars has increased by 40% compares to 2015. The SKD has been currently launched for JAC three models produced jointly with Chinese partners. The long-term plans include the organization of SKD for UzAuto cars and trucks. SaryArkaAutoProm manufacturers will in the near future work jointly with Uzbek partners.
ArgomashHolding plans to increase the combine production to 320 units, which is 39% more than in 2015. The jointly established KazBelMash (by AgromashHolding JSC and Gomselmash CJSC) plans to increase combine production to 510 units.
This year it was launched the construction of Industrial zone, where auto parts producing factories will be located, for the increase of production volumes in mechanical industry and bringing the localization level to 50%.
During the visit, A.Mamin was informed on the activities of EurasCaspianStal plant for the production of small-section rolling mill launched within the industrialization map of the country.
The First Deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan held a meeting at the regional akimat, where discussed the current issues and prospects for backbone enterprises development.
Taking part in the meeting were akim of the region A.Mukhambetov, AllurGroup CEO A.Lavrentiev, and state bodies officials.
Akim of the region Arkhimed Mukhambetov informed the participants on the results of regional development over the ten months. Speaking about the main indicators of economic development, A.Mukhambetov said that for the first time in the current period the index of industrial production amounted to 100%, investment in fixed assets � 101.4%, retail trade � 100.9%.
The head of the region reported on the progress in implementing the Industrialization map projects, manufacturing industry development, mechanical engineering, agricultural processing.
Summing up the results of working trip to Kostanay region, the First Deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan stressed the importance of fulfilling the instructions of the Head of State on achieving the scheduled macroeconomic indicators, ensuring the growth of backbone sector.
Kostanay region is dynamically developing. Being generally agricultural, the region has become agroindustrial in recent years. The region has a great export potential. In this regard, there is a need to continue to work actively on economic diversification and development of export potential of the region, A.Mamin concluded.
Source: Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan