Growth is seen in machine-building sector in Kazakhstan

Growth in the machine-building sector from the beginning of the present year is seen in Kazakhstan, Deputy Chairman of the industrial development and industry security of the MID of Kazakhstan Timur Nurashev said during the press-conference in the CCS.
Kazakhstan 12 September, 08:43

Thus, the volume of the products of the machine-building sector has increased by 6,3% during the period January-August 2017.

“The considerable growth by 4,7 times in the production of cars is seen, in the production of railway wagons by 9 times, transformers by twice”, the Deputy Chairman of the Committee for industrial development and industrial security of the MID of Kazakhstan said.

Achievements of the machine-building sector were also announced during the briefing, where 9678 cars were produced during 7 months of the present year. The volume of the production of the electronic equipment exceeded 63,8 billion tenge.

An active development is seen in the building of trains. According to the results of the first half-year of the present year, the source of financial support reached 144,7%, the volumes increased up to 31,5 billion tenge.

In addition, Deputy of the Mazhilis of Parliament of Kazakhstan Meiram Pshembayev said that the Vth anniversary Forum of machine-builders of Kazakhstan will be held on September 20-21, 2017, where it is expected that more than 800 delegates from 40 countries will participate. The theme of the present forum is “New industrialization of Kazakhstan: high-tech engineering”.

The forum is an effective dialogue platform, which serves for productive exchange of views on topical issues and perspectives of development of the machine-building sector.

In the present year, it is planned to hold the Forum in a new format. New sections will appear, they are machine-building technologies of intersectoral productions, the electronic and optical machine-building and the Industry 4.0.