To support small agricultural producers, Kazakhstan Agriculture Ministry offers to purchase cheap harvesting equipment at discount rates: Ministry.
As of today the nation has exported over 11 million tons.
29 million tons of grain was harvested last year and 10.8 million tons are currently stored in the elevators and grain reception centers.
The balance of the last year’s grain harvest stood at 9.3 million tons, which means another 4.5 million tons could be exported.
Kazakhstan Minister of Agriculture told the senators about the mess in the industry and complained about insufficient funding.
Currently we are exporting 1 300 000 tons a month, including grain equivalent of flour: Agriculture Minister.
Wheat harvest in Ukraine may be 37 percent less than last year in 2012, and a 36 percent drop in Kazakhstan's harvest is expected as well.
This is the record high figure: Agriculture Minister Assylzhan Mamytbekov.
As of April 1, 2012 Kazakhstan exported a total of 8.4 million tons of grain.
Respective memorandum was signed during President Nazarbayev’s first ever state visit to Indonesia.
Current monthly grain exports stand at 1 million tons with flour exports standing at 300 000 tons.
Established in 1999, KazExportAstyk operates primarily in the North Kazakhstan and Akmolinsk areas to produce and export grain, oil seeds, and flour.
Grain production in Kazakhstan in 2011 totaled 26.9 million tons (net weight), with exports potential standing at 15 million tons.
Kazakhstan is creating a food security fund of the member-countries of the Organization for Islamic Cooperation.
200 wagons-hoppers for grain transportation will be manufactured for Kazakhstan Temir Zholy in 2012.
Georgian Minister of Foreign Affairs Grigol Vashadze met with representatives of legislative and executive authorities of Egypt.
According to the State Agency for Statistics, grain production in Kazakhstan in 2011 totaled 26.9 million tons (net weight), with exports potential standing at 15 million tons.
Minister of Agriculture talked about the problems of storage and transportation of grain at the Ministry’s board meeting on February 3.
One of the hurdles to the exports plan is shortage of railway grain carriers.
Export of Kazakhstan's bumper grain harvest could cause sharp dive of grain and flour prices in Siberia, Russia, in the beginning of 2012.