According to the ministry, the volume of industrial production in January was 8 512.0 billion tenge in July 2016. In the manufacturing industry the production increased by 0.6%. In mining industry the production decreased by 3.2%, in electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning - by 0.2%, in water supply, sewerage system, control over the collection and distribution of waste - by 4.7%.
"The volume of turnover amounted to 283.5 billion ton km in the first half of 2016, and the volume of passenger traffic - 147 billion passenger-kilometers. The volume of retail trade in January - July 2016 amounted to 4 038.8 billion tenge, while the volume of wholesale trade - 9 223.9 billion KZT, " the department reported.
Foreign trade turnover of Kazakhstan in January - June 2016 amounted to 28 billion 33 million dollars, including exports - 16 billion 786.8 million dollars, imports - 11 billion 246.2 million dollars.