6 SamrukKazyna companies to spend KZT 700 bln for purchase of domestic goods, services
ASTANA. March 2. KAZINFORM /Aigul Tulekbayeva/ SamrukKazyna Fund’s entire purchase plans for 2009 make KZT 1.4 trln. The Fund’s six largest companies plan to spend KZT 700 billion for acquisition of Kazakhstan goods and services. According to Kairat Kelimbetov, Head of SamrukKazyna, the companies have already entered into memorandums with domestic vendors to the amount of KZT 130 bln. Kazakhstan Temir Zholy JSC has increased Kazakhstan’s share in purchases from 70% in 2008 up to 79% in 2009. The total amount of purchase of Kazakhstan goods and services is KZT 238 bln», Kairat Kelimbetov said. The total amount of purchases of KazMunaiGaz National Company in 2009 is expected to be KZT 349 bln, KZT 240 bln out of them will be spent to support domestic producers», he added.