On October 3rd, an exhibition of producers of Khorasan province of Iran opened in Shymkent, reported the press service of the akimat of South Kazakhstan region. She presented their products 97 Iranian businessmen. This product is the food and textile industry, construction sector, machinery and other goods.
One of the first exhibition was visited by akim of South Kazakhstan region Beibut Atamkulov. Before that, he met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Kazakhstan Motzhtaboy Damirchilem.
As noted by the correspondent of the IA “Kazakh-Zerno“, the press service of the akimat, the purpose of the meeting was to attract Iranian investments in the region.
“Akim of the region informed the guest about the investment opportunities in the South Kazakhstan and invited Iranian companies to cooperate, – said in a statement. – During the meeting the sides exchanged views on a wide range of issues of bilateral cooperation, in particular in the field of joint ventures for the production of goods that are not produced in South Kazakhstan. Iranian businessmen have offered Kazakhstan to open air communication Mashhad-Shymkent for tourism development between regions of the two countries.”
Today, Iran is one of the important partners of Kazakhstan, of strategic importance. At the end of 2015 the volume of trade between Iran and South Korea reached 700 million вollars.
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