Kazakh foreign trade turnover doubles in 2011
Kazakhstan, Astana, Jan. 13 / Trend L. Podolyak /
Kazakhstan's foreign trade turnover increased by 41.8 percent to more than $113 billion in January-November 2011 compared to the same period of 2010, the Kazakh Statistics Agency said today.
According to the agency, exports totaled $79 billion and imports more than $33 billion.
According to the agency, fast growth of exports over imports, as well as a significant increase in export prices compared to import ones stipulate the improvement of foreign trade situation for Kazakhstan and rather improve the country's balance of payments.