Bakytzhan Sagintayev met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of Spain to the Republic of Kazakhstan, Pedro Jose San
During the meeting, issues of further mutually beneficial cooperation between the two countries in various spheres of the economy, agriculture, agricultural machinery, food industry, as well as in the field of tourism development were discussed.
The Government of Spain was one of the first to confirm the participation of the country in the International Exhibition EXPO-2017. Spain is among the leaders in the field of renewable energy.
The volume of trade between countries amounted to 1.347 billion dollars (exports – 992.2 million dollars, imports – 355.4 million dollars) in 2016, for January-March 2017 – 235.9 million dollars (exports – 188.2 million dollars, imports – 47.7 million dollars).
As of February 1, 2017, 91 legal entities, branches and representative offices with Spanish participation were registered in Kazakhstan.
Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan