In his Address to the people of Kazakhstan dated Oct. 5, 2018, the Head of State noted the need to develop an “economy of simple things” and increase the welfare of the population.
The meeting considered a package of proposals aimed at providing further support to the manufacturing industry, tourism, as well as transport and logistics. Special attention is paid to the support of the agricultural processing industry.
According to the Ministry of National Economy, the measures taken will allow to start the production of about 120 food products and 250 industrial goods that are used daily by Kazakhstanis. The development of the production of these goods, in the first place, is aimed at import substitution.
Following the meeting, the Prime Minister Sagintayev instructed the relevant government agencies to work out all the proposals in detail.