The volume of investments into the fixed capital of Kazakhstan increased by 4.1% in 2016
Short-term economic indicator was 100% for the first 9 months of this year. The volume of industrial production amounted to 13 213.6 billion tenge in current prices over same period, which is 2% less than the previous year.
“The manufacturing industry increased by 0.6%, electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning industry – by 0.2%. The mining and quarrying production decreased by 4.4%, water supply, sewerage system, control over the collection and distribution of waste – by 4.8%,” the press service of MNE of Kazakhstan reports.
According to the ministry, the foreign trade turnover of Kazakhstan amounted to 38 406.6 million dollars in January – August 2016, decreased by 27.9% compared with the previous year, including export – 22 982.1 million dollars (28.6% less), imports – 15 424,5 million dollars (27% less).
Consumer price index amounted to 105.6% in September 2016 compared to December 2015. Food prices rose by 4.9%, nonfood goods – by 6.8%, paid services for population – by 5.3%. Industrial production prices of manufacturing enterprise increased by 14.4% in September 2016 compared to December 2015.
Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan