Kazakhstan's trade turnover with EAEU countries decreases
Baku, Azerbaijan, August 20
By Nargiz Sadikhova – Trend:
The value of Kazakh export to other countries of Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) amounted to $2.915 billion during January-June 2019, which is 6.3 percent less compared to the same period of last year, Trend reports with reference to the data of Eurasian Economic Commission.
The largest share in the export structure accounts for Russia ($2.590 billion), the value of which has decreased by 4.9 percent compared to the same period of last year.
During the reporting period, Kazakhstan has exported goods worth $269.1 million to Kyrgyzstan (decrease of 16.4 percent) and goods worth $49.7 million to Belarus (decrease of 17.8 percent).
In turn, the value of import from EAEU countries to Kazakhstan amounted to $6.652 during the reporting period, which is 0.9 percent less than during January-June 2018.
Some $6.234 billion account for import from Russia (decrease of 0.8 percent), $294.9 million account for Belarus (decrease of 0.1 percent) and $120.2 million account for Kyrgyz import to Kazakhstan (decrease of 5.3 percent).
(1 USD = 386.8 KTZ on August 20)
Follow the author on twitter: @nargiz_sadikh