Kazakhstan and Belgium Poised to Expand Bilateral Trade

On 8 April, Kazakhstan’s Deputy Minister of Trade and Integration, Kairat Torebayev attended a meeting in Brussels with Rose Donck, Director, Head of Department State Visits – Belgian Economic Missions of the Belgian Foreign Trade Agency.

The parties discussed the potential expansion of bilateral trade and an agreement was made to organize a business forum with the participation of Kazakh and Belgian companies later this year in Belgium.

The last economic mission of Belgium to Kazakhstan took place back in 2010, and according to Ms. Donck, the Belgian Foreign Trade Agency is currently planning a seminar on investment, trade, and economic opportunities in Kazakhstan for 200 Belgian companies in the very near future.


Times of Central Asia