Majilisman proposed to produce brand vodka for world export in Kazakhstan
Astana. April 23. KazTAG - Majilis Deputy Tursunbek Omurzakov proposed to manufacture brand vodka in Kazakhstan and supply it to the world market.
"There is statistics that we export 1 mln abroad and 40 mln bottles (of alcohol-KazTAG) we import. Why can't we produce vodka? Look at France-"Champaign" brand, Germany, Scotland-whiskey, why don't we produce good brand vodka and sell it at the world market?" Omurzakov applied to Prime Minister, Minister of Finance Bakhyt Sultanov while discussing the draft law "On amendments into some legal acts on state regulation of industry and production of spirit and alcoholic products".
According to Sultanov before engaging into export of good brand vodka Kazakhstan"needs to sort out the culture of drinking in the country".