Kazakhstan increased natural gas production
In January-July 2016 Kazakhstan increased production of natural gas and non-ferrous metals, the Ministry of the National Economy reported.
In Kazakhstan, the volume index of industrial production amounted to 98.6%. The production of food, pharmaceuticals, metallurgy and petroleum products increased. Industrial production was improved in 10 regions.
At the same time, production of crude oil, coal and iron ore has been declined. The production of tobacco products, chemical products and motor vehicles reduced.