(KAZINFORM.) This year the commodity turnover between Kazakhstan and Russia will grow by 30% soaring thus up to USD 11 bln, Kazakh Leader Nursultan Nazarbayev told at the bilateral meeting with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in the town of Uralsk, reports Trend.
In his turn Vladimir Putin noted 70 % of turnover fall on near-border regions. Within the near-border cooperation forum the sides are expected to ink today six important documents, in particular, an agreement on cooperation in initiating a joint venture on the ground of Orenburg gas processing plant. Commenting on this treaty Nursultan Nazarbayev underlined Kazakhstan for the first time channels a lot of money into Russia's economy.