The Minister of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan Saparkhan Omarov met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of the Netherlands Dirk Jan Kop, reports Svetich news agency with reference to the press service of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
The parties discussed issues of agricultural commodity circulation, implementation of joint investment projects in the field of production and processing of agricultural products.
So, joint projects for the construction of a plant for the production of french fries in the Almaty region and the creation of a demonstration dairy farm in the Pavlodar region together with the Dutch company Lely were considered.
For Kazakhstan, the Netherlands is an important partner, especially in the field of agriculture. So, the trade turnover between Kazakhstan and the Netherlands for agricultural products in 2018 amounted to 68,1 million US dollars. At the same time, export compared to 2017 doubled from 2 to 10,1 million USD.
A source: http://svetich.info