During the meeting, Nurlan Smagulov informed Nursultan Nazarbayev about the development of the automotive industry and plans for exporting cars.
- There is an increase in sales of cars. We have begun to assemble Maz at car assembly plants. At the automobile factory in Almaty, we completely switched to the painting and welding of Hyundai bodies. We exported 450 cars to the Russian Federation, signed the Agreement on delivery of 300 Hyundai County buses to Tajikistan. We hope that such operations will continue with Uzbekistan as well. Thus, Kazakhstan begins to play a significant role in Central Asia as a production site, the Company’s head concluded.
Closing the meeting Nursultan Nazarbayev awarded Nurlan Smagulov with Barys Order, Degree II, for his services on the job and contribution to the country’s social and economic development.