16 May, 2022 1192

Akim of Atyrau region received the Consul General of the Republic of Turkey

Akim of Atyrau region Serik Shapkenov received the Consul General of Turkey in Aktau Muzaffer Akyildirim, the press service of the regional akim reports.

During the meeting, Serik Shapkenov noted that today the trade and economic relations of the Atyrau region with the Republic of Turkey are being activated. The high level of cooperation between the two states was also noted by their heads.

- Since the beginning of this year, the foreign trade turnover of the Atyrau region with Turkey amounted to 439 million dollars. To develop our cooperation, I invite Turkish enterprises to work with us. All the most necessary conditions for this are available in the special economic zone "National Industrial Petrochemical Technopark". It provides all the opportunities for the development of petrochemistry, - said Serik Shapkenov.

To date, about 220 wholesale and retail trade, construction and other industries with the participation of Turkish capital operate in the region.

Since the beginning of the year, the total volume of exports and imports of the Atyrau region with Turkey amounted to 439 million dollars. Of these, exports - 432.7 million dollars, and imports - 6.3 million dollars.

At the end of the meeting, the parties expressed their interest in finding new ideas for the implementation of joint projects and in further strengthening economic ties.

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