Oilseeds production in Kazakhstan to total 780 thsd tonnes
Sep 29. AgriMarket
In 2010, the forecasted oilseeds production volumes on Kazakhstan are expected at the level of 780 thsd tonnes, the country plans to produce nearly 270 thsd tonnes of vegetable oils from the mentioned harvest volumes, declared Akhylbek Kurishbaev, the Minister of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
According to him, such volumes will completely satisfy the domestic requirements of the country in vegetable oils.
According to data of the Minister, due to improving of the mechanism of the state support in the country, in the current year agrarians of Kazakhstan increased oilseed sowing areas to the level of 1.7 mln ha, up 50% compared to the previous year result.
Kazakhstan to export 4 mln tonnes of grains in the form of flour
Sep 30. AgriMarket
In the current MY, Kazakhstan will export nearly 3.8-4 mln tonnes of grains in the form of flour, declared Nurlan Tleubaev, the Chairman of the Grain Union of the Republic of Kazakhstan, on September 27.
N.Tleubaev also reminded that Kazakhstan exports 97% of own flour products in the countries of the Central Asia (Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan) and Afghanistan.
He also marked that in the current MY, Kazakhstan will increase wheat flour export volumes compared to wheat grain exports.