Astana’s economy shows growth
Industrial enterprises of the city in 2018 produced products and rendered services worth more than 544 billion tenge, thus a positive shift was recorded at the level of plus 9.6% compared to last year.
Compared to 2017, the manufacturing industry increased by 12.6%. The total volume of freight in the current year increased by 9%. The volume of retail turnover – by 6%. During the reporting period, the volume of investments in fixed assets amounted to more than 854 billion tenge, with an increase in extrabudgetary investments, their share reached about 88%.
The state budget collected tax revenues in the amount of 981.9 billion tenge, which is 13.9% higher than in 2017. Positive dynamics persists in the construction sector.
So, if in the sphere of housing construction in 2016 2 million 256 thousand square meters were built. m, in 2017, this figure reached 2 million 359 thousand square meters. m. And in 2018 this figure will be 2 million 362 thousand square meters. m, which is 21% of the national volume.
As part of the state program “Nurly Zher” in 2018, state investment in the amount of 14.2 billion tenge was directed to the construction of housing. So, this year 4 residential complexes with a total area of 35.61 thousand square meters were commissioned. m to 635 apartments. The construction of 14 residential complexes with a total area of 168.97 thousand sq. M. m 3,086 apartments.
Source: Central Communications Service of the Ministry of Information and Communications of the Republic of Kazakhstan