Real sector of Kazakhstan economy sees positive processes - monitoring
ALMATY. August 12. KAZINFORM /Daniyar Sikhimbayev/ Today Head of the National Bank Grigory Marchenko informed of the results of monitoring the enterprises of real sector of economy held in the 3rd quarter of 2009. 1 822 enterprises representing major sectors of the country's economy including 1 109 large and small ones participated in the monitoring in July 2009. In whole real sector of economy faces positive processes like growth of investment and business activity of the enterprises, significant deceleration of slowdown in demand for ready products, increase in volumes of the manufactured products. Besides rise in prices for ready products and raw materials is observed which proves revival in economy. Alongside the rates of increase in prices for raw materials are too high which lead to risk of inflation growth. Further rise in prices both for raw materials and ready products is expected in the 3rd quarter of 2009.