In East Kazakhstan region will open export gates to the Celestial
Agricultural producers in Eastern Kazakhstan and the nearby border areas of the Russian Federation will soon have a unique opportunity to ship their products to China, the ortcom reports . kz .
Akim of the East Kazakhstan Oblast Danial Akhmetov announced at a press conference in the CCS that the export gate to the Celestial Empire would open thanks to the unified certification laboratory according to Chinese standards
At present, not a single laboratory in Kazakhstan meets all the necessary requirements, since separate services are responsible for carrying out quality control, quarantine and veterinary expertise. In China, these studies are conducted by a single organization. Similar are open in Europe, he said.
As Danial Akhmetov informed, from 2019 such a multidisciplinary laboratory will begin its work in East Kazakhstan. It is here that they will conduct the full range of analyzes of products of the agroindustrial complex of the region in accordance with international standards. Due to this, technical barriers will be removed and agricultural producers will be able to export their products to the People’s Republic of China, said the head of the region.
According to the oblast akim, China, in turn, will donate equipment for the laboratory in the amount of 1 billion tenge.
The most important thing that farmers will get is confidence. Since they will already have a certificate confirming the international quality of their products. Therefore, the opening of the laboratory will be an opportunity for new efficient earnings of agricultural producers, which will give a big impetus not only for the further development of the agroindustrial complex of the Eastern region, but also realize the export potential of the industry, Danial Akhmetov concluded.
Source: Ministry of Information and Communications of the Republic of Kazakhstan