Economy

Economy

GRP of West Kazakhstan region for 2019 amounted to 1 376.6 billion tenge (the share of GRP of the region in the GRP of Kazakhstan amounted to 4.9%). Among the regions of Kazakhstan in terms of GRP, West Kazakhstan region is on the 5th place.

Main branches of economy

Industry 

97% of gas condensate production in the Republic 

41% of the volume of gas production 

Rich deposits of oil, borate ores, oil shale, potassium-magnesium salts, calcareous rocks, cement raw materials, chalk, expanded clay, construction and alluvial sand. 

361 industrial enterprises 

The main gas pipelines "Central Asia — Center", "Orenburg — Novopskovsk", "Soyuz" run through the territory of the region, their length is 2781 km, as well as the transit oil pipeline "Atyrau — Samara", with a length of 313 km. 

The Ural river, which flows through the region, flows into the Caspian sea.

Growth rates of economic sectors

Industry

(January-March 2020 in% to January-March 2019)

104,7

Construction

(January-March 2020 in% to January-March 2019)

122,9

Transport

(January-March 2020 in% to January-March 2019)

89,8

Agriculture

(January-March 2020 in% to January-March 2019)

103,1

Trade

(January-March 2020 in% to January-March 2019)

101,7

Communication

(January-March 2020 in% to January-March 2019)

104,0

Source: stat.gov.kz

West Kazakhstan region has a unique mineral resource base. Deposits of gas and gas condensate, oil, borate ores, oil shale, potassium-magnesium salts, cement raw materials of expanded clay, construction and alluvial sand were found in the region. The available reserves allow their industrial development and use for a long period. Most of the fields on which the work is carried out are concentrated in Zelenovsky, Burlinsky, Akzhaiksky and Taskalinsky districts of the region.

Resource and raw material base

Commodities

The name of the field

Oil and gas

The Karachaganak, Chinarevskoye, Daria, Rostoshinskoye, Yuzhno-gremyachenskoye, Rozhkovsky, Tsyganovskoe, Border, Tokarevskaya, monay, Ulyanovsk, Borgomale, East-gremyachenskoye, West Teplovskoe, Teplovskoe, Karpovskiy Severniy, Escoltas and Port Arthur

Boron-potassium salts

Shalkar, Of Satimola

Cement raw material

Aksuat, Semiglobose

Expanded clay

Wait

Chalk, clay raw materials, flask

Semiglobose field

The volume of industrial production in January-September 2019 amounted to 1784.6 billion tenge in current prices. The volume index to the level of January-September 2018 amounted to 93.8%.
In the mining industry and quarrying in January-September 2019, products worth 1594.3 billion tenge were produced, the volume index amounted to 92.5% compared to January-September 2018. Gas condensate production was reduced by 8.1%.
In the manufacturing industry in January-September 2019, products were produced at 147.6 billion tenge, which is 11% higher than in January-September 2018. The food industry accounts for 33.9% of the manufacturing industry. In January-September 2019, food was produced - by 47201.4 million tenge, drinks-by 2815.6 million tenge. Increased production of meat, sausages, milk, cheese and cottage cheese, pasta.
In the chemical industry, the volume of production amounted to 1966.4 million tenge, which is 10.3% more than in January-September 2018. Other non-metallic mineral products were produced at 9593.4 million tenge. The volume index to the level of January-September 2018 amounted to 81.8%. The volume of production in the metallurgical industry in January-September 2019 amounted to 20840.9 million tenge. The volume index to the level of January-September 2018 amounted to 142.3%. Increased production of ribbed steel sheets and pipes of different diameters.
At the enterprises of power supply, gas supply, steam and air conditioning, the volume of production amounted to 36.7 billion tenge. The volume index to the level of January-September 2018 amounted to 97.1%.
At the enterprises of water supply; Sewerage system, control over the collection and distribution of waste, the volume of production amounted to 5.9 billion tenge. The volume index to the level of January-September 2018 amounted to 102.1%.

Structure of industrial production of West Kazakhstan region by types of economic activity in January 2019

Type of activity

Volume of production of industrial products (goods, services),thousand tenge

Specific gravity of activitiesin the regional volume of industrial production, in %

Mining and quarrying

  • Crude oil and natural gas
    production

  • Technical services in the mining industry

1 594 347 315 

1 548 184 428 

45 750 331

 

Manufacturing industry

  • Food production

  • Beverage industry

147 612 717

47 201 441

2 815 631

Light industry

892 619

 

Production of coke and petroleum products

18 958 537

 

Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products

1 996 415

 

Manufacture of rubber and plastic products

3 527 970

 

Production of other non metallic mineral products

9 593 438

 

Metallurgical industry

20 840 941

 

Manufacture of finished metal products, except machinery and equipment

8 867 137

 

Engineering

29 909 809

 

Furniture production

1 970 983

 

Manufacture of other finished products

121 070

 

Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning

36 683 777

 

Water supply; Sewerage system, control over waste collection and distribution

5 917 657

 

Industry-total

1 784 561 466

100,0

Source: stat.gov.kz

Gross output of products (services) of agriculture, forestry and fisheries in January-September 2019 in the whole region amounted to 117835.9 million tenge, which is higher than the corresponding period of the previous year by 2.3%. The increase in agricultural, forestry and fisheries production in January-September 2019 is due to an increase in the slaughter of livestock and poultry in live weight by 3.7%, the yield of raw cow's milk-by 0.6%, chicken eggs-by 3.7%.

Gross output of products (services) of agriculture, forestry and fisheries in West Kazakhstan region in January 2019 (million tenge)

Agriculture, forestry and fisheries

from it:

agriculture

from it:

 

plant growing

farming

117 835,9

117 755,7

39 944,3 (33,92%)

77 357,0 (66,08%)


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