Plant on rice processing to be launched in Kyzylorda region in 2015

ASTANA. KAZINFORM - KZT 8 bln was allocated from the local budget for development of the agro-industrial complex in Kyzylorda region in 2014. The amount is 47% higher than in 2013. Besides, the total cultivated area made 158.3 thousand ha last year, acting head of the department for of agriculture of the region Talgat Bekishev informed.

"In 2014, we harvested 371 thousand tons of crop, which was 32.7 thousand tons more than in 2013," T. Bekishev said.

It should be noted that 9 investment projects totaling KZT 6.9 billion I the agricultural sector will be implemented during this agricultural season.

"Zhan-Arai" LLP plans to launch a plant on processing of rice with the capacity of 12 tons per hour in 2014, the press service of the regional administration informs.

Currently reading