Kazakhstan exported 782 tons of beef to Russia in January-August
Astana. October 24. KazTAG - Kazakhstan exported 526 tons of fresh and cooled beef to $2.3 mln and 256 tons of refrigerated beef to $1 mln in January-August 2014, reports the Eurasian Economic Commission.
According to the reported data Kazakhstan also exported 465 tons of pork to $878.2 thousand, 8.9 times up in volume and 8.7 times up in sum year on year.
Kazakhstan also delivered 3200 tons of meat and poultry byproducts to $.7.7 mln, 62.4% up in volume and 58.3% up in sum year on year.
Previously Asylzhan Mamytbekov, Minister of Agriculture, declared that Kazakhstan would export 10 000 tons of meat in 2014.
"This year we plan to export about 10 000 tons," he said on September 16.
He also said that in 2015 Kazakhstan plans to export about 25 000 tons of meat.