France-Kazakhstan chamber of commerce and industry starts operating
France and Kazakhstan is strengthening economic cooperation. A new joint association - the Chamber of Commerce and Industry was established in Kazakhstan. French enterprises and their representative offices, Kazakhstani companies as well as large international companies operating in the country entered the Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Between 2005 and 2015, the gross inflow of direct investments from France to our country totaled $12.2 billion. At present, nearly 130 companies with French capital are operating in Kazakhstan.
Reno SHAMONAL, PRESIDENT, FRANCE -KAZAKHSTAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY:
The main purpose of the Chamber of Commerce is to support French companies operating in Kazakhstan, the dissemination of information and consulting. Today, France is ranked third in terms of investments in Kazakhstan. We are interested to cooperate in areas such as industry, energy, transport, agriculture and others.