Friday, 06 September 2019
Food production in Kazakhstan for 8 months increased by 1.6%
The volume of food production in Kazakhstan in January-July 2019 amounted to 898,9 billion tenge ($2.32 billion), which is 1.6% more than in the same period of 2018. On 6 September Energyprom publication reports, citing data from the statistics Committee of the Ministry of national economy of the Republic.
The share of dairy products accounted for 18.2 per cent of the total production of food industry, flour and starch products — by 17.5%, and in processing and preserving of meat to 16.4%.
More whole foods during the reporting period, produced in Alma-ATA region — 121,7 billion tenge ($314 million) in Alma-ATA — 121 billion tenge ($312 million), in Kostanai region — of 107.4 billion tenge ($277 million).
As reported IA REGNUM, at the end of the first half of 2019, the volume of investment in food production in Kazakhstan amounted to 33.3 billion tenge ($86,5 million at the exchange rate on July 19), which is 32.2% less than in the same period of 2018.
Translated by service "Yandex.Translation"