Meeting with Minister of Industry and Infrastructure Development Beibut Atamkulov
At the meeting, Nursultan Nazarbayev pointed to the need for timely implementation of the key areas of the Nur Otan party’s platform entitled “The Path of Changes: A Decent Life for All”. The sides referred to the important role of the ministry on the further diversification of the economy.
The First President was also informed on the annual key performance indicators in the sectors of industry, transport and construction.
“The manufacturing sector has been increasing, particularly in the steel industry by 4.1 per cent, in the non-ferrous metal industry by 2.8 per cent, in mechanical engineering by 16.3 per cent, in the light industry by 15 per cent, in pharmaceuticals by 47 per cent, in the sphere of manufacture of finished metal products by 19.7 per cent. According to the statistical data, the index of actual volume in construction industry totaled 111.2 per cent. Over the past year there has been a positive development in 16 regions,” Beibut Atamkulov said.