Efficiency of subsidies and export development: Bakytzhan Sagintayev meets with agricultural producers of South Kazakhstan region
Within the framework of his working visit to South Kazakhstan region, Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev after a visit to the Saryagash Zher Syiy plant nursery held a meeting with agricultural producers on the implementation of the Agro-Industrial Complex Development State Program and the fourth social initiative of the President Expansion of Microlending
The meeting focused on topical issues of agricultural development. In particular, the meeting participants discussed export potential, subsidization, attraction of investments in agricultural processing, technological modernization of the agro-industrial complex, development of meat farming and crop science.
Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev noted that Kazakhstan’s agro-industrial complex has a promising future. In many ways, the country can be one of the world’s largest agricultural exporters. To this end, the Government takes all necessary measures: the Agro-Industrial Complex Development State Program is being implemented; a bill has been initiated that provides for the restoration of a clear vertical line of subordination of the veterinary service, encouraging the participation of business in scientific research, subsidizing procurement organizations; the subsidization policy is being revised in favor of export-oriented enterprises.
Within the framework of the fourth social initiative of the President Expansion of microlending, new opportunities are opening up for agrarians. 20 billion tenge was allocated for financing microloans. This will be a great support for those who want to start their own business.
First Deputy Minister of Agriculture A. Yevniyev reported on the opportunities available for farmers, the progress in the implementation of the President’s Address “New Development Opportunities in the Conditions of the Fourth Industrial Revolution” and the fourth social initiative of the Head of State Expansion of Microlending.
The discussion also saw participation of Director of LLP Ordabasy Khus M. Tagayev, Director of LLP Saryagash Zher Syiy T. Shyntasov, Chairman of the farm Nuraly Zhol Y. Yeraliyev, Chairman of the Association of Greenhouses M. Snabayev.
The proposals will be discussed in detail by the Ministry of Agriculture and relevant state bodies.
Source: Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan