Kazakhstan and Germany strengthen business ties
Kazakhstan and Germany will strengthen cooperation in business sphere. Germany is Kazakhstan’s key partner in the European Union. At present, large German countries negotiate on the launch of investment projects in construction, chemistry, engineering, energy, agricultural processing, metallurgy and logistics. Kazakh State Secretary Gulshara Abdykalikova met with the member of German Bundestag to discuss bilateral partnership. The parties are satisfied with the dynamics of trade-economic and investment cooperation. The trade turnover between Kazakhstan and Germany made up $1 billion in January-August. In addition, Germany is one of the participants of Astana Expo. Sibylle Pfeiffer told about the experience Germany is ready to share with.
SIBYLLE PFEIFFER, MEMBER OF GERMAN BUNDESTAG
Kazakhstan has been an important partner for Germany during the entire 25 years of Independence. We are ready to develop our cooperation, share new technologies in IT, pharmaceuticals, healthcare, chemical industry and manufacturing of medical equipment.
GULSHARA ABDYKALIKOVA, KAZAKH STATE SECRETARY
Over recent years, trade turnover with Germany made up $2 billion. We expect the conclusion of agreements with 5 large companies on launching new projects in Kazakhstan. We are actively attracting new investors now and I think that we will actively cooperate with Germany at the new development stage as well.