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UK companies explore business opportunities in Kazakhstan

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Investment roadshow helps UK companies find out about export opportunities in Kazakhstan’s priority sectors.

A delegation of Kazakh state and private companies and over 100 UK companies took part in the Kazakhstan Investment Opportunities Roadshow.

The roadshow was held in London on 10 June 2014. The event was organised by:


The roadshow outlined the investment opportunities in Kazakhstan’s priority sectors:

  • energy
  • mechanical engineering
  • mining
  • transport
  • logistics
  • tourism


The roadshow was opened by:

  • Mr Erlan Sagadiyev, Vice Minister of Industry and New Technologies of Kazakhstan
  • Sir David Wootton, co-chair of Kazakh British Trade and Industry Council

There was discussion about Kazakhstan’s:

  • investment climate
  • state programmes
  • investment incentives for foreign investors
  • market opportunities
  • development of commercial co-operation

Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)

An MoU was signed between KAZNEX Invest and UKTI during the roadshow. This MoU will help to further develop commercial ties between the 2 countries.


Contact UKTI Kazakhstan to find out how to grow your business in Kazakhstan.