Volume of production in gas extraction sphere increases in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan Materials 19 May 2022 09:43 (UTC +04:00)

BAKU, Azerbaijan, May 19. Number of manufacturing industries showed dynamic growth immediately, Kazakh Minister of National Economy Alibek Kuantyrov said, Trend reports with reference to Kazakh media.

"There was a dynamic growth in production of engineering products - by 9.4 percent, in context of manufacturing industries, including automotive industry - by 18.6 percent, production of computers," Kuantyrov informed at the Government meeting.

According to him, there was a dynamic growth also in electronic and optical equipment - by 13.3 percent, building materials - by 9.5 percent, drinks - by 18.7 percent, plastic products - by 14.3 percent, and finished metal products - by 10.8 percent.

In addition, there is an increase in the production of pharmaceutical products - by 6.4 percent, also clothing - by 13.8 percent.

The volume of production in the mining industry increased by 4.4 percent.

In terms of industries, production increased in the provision of services in the mining industry - by 16.9 percent, gas extraction - by 6.4 percent, crude oil extraction - by 5 percent, extraction of other minerals - by 4.2 percent, extraction of metal ores - by 1.8 percent, coal mining - by 1.7 percent," minister concluded.