Kazakhstan increases output of agricultural products

Business Materials 14 February 2018 12:43 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb. 14

By Ali Mustafayev – Trend:

The gross output of agriculture, forestry and fisheries in Kazakhstan amounted to 113.4 billion tenge in January 2018, which is 3.7 percent more than in the corresponding period of 2017, the Statistics Committee of the Ministry of National Economy of Kazakhstan said in a message.

The volume of livestock output in the reporting period amounted to 107.4 billion tenge (3,9 percent growth compared to January 2017), crop production - 4.4 billion tenge, services in agriculture - 28 million tenge.

The consumer price index in Kazakhstan increased by 0,6 percent in January 2018, compared to December 2017 was 100.6 percent.

Prices for food products in Kazakhstan in the corresponding period increased by 0.6 percent, non-food products - by 0.3 percent, paid services for the population - by 0.8 percent, compared to December 2017.

(Exchange rate for 14.02.2018: $1 - 324 tenge)