Kazakhstan's GDP to increase by KZT 7 trillion through Forced Industrialization Program
ASTANA. September 7. KAZINFORM. /Aigul Tulekbayeva/ Main aim of the State Program of Forced Industrialization will be raising the competitiveness of Kazakhstan's economy in a long-term period and increase of the country's GDP up by 50% to reach KZT 7 trillion in 2015. Kazakh Minister of Industry and Trade has made it public at the Government's sitting in Astana today. According to him, the program can provide the business with soft project financing, grant financing and export promotion. Besides, it will help assure market and ensure Kazakhstan's content through public procurements. "Above all, the state program is aimed at business competitive and high-tech production initiatives in the priority sectors of economy", the Minister noted.