He noted that for two years of EEU existence the union succeeded as an effective integration association. These years were not easy for the countries. External factors and instability in the financial and trading markets had their effect.
According to the calculations of Kazakhstan, the mutual trade turnover of EEU countries decreased by 11 percent.
«In such an environment, it is important to consolidate efforts to build up trade between our countries. The key issues there are the issues of removing barriers and restrictions. This work must be done systematically and in stages,» Bakytzhan Sagintayev is sure.
The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan reminded that the commissions of experts had done a significant work in this direction. So, a registry of more than 60 barriers and restrictions has been agreed. In the future, road maps for their elimination will be worked out. This will significantly simplify the access of enterprises to the general markets and create the conditions for their development.
Another area of work is creation of better working conditions for businesses and manufacturers. This was stated by the President of Kyrgyzstan in his address to the heads of our countries. Entrepreneurs expect a positive effect from the creation of a common market within the countries’ integration. Therefore, it is important to develop general rules of the game. In this regard, the business expects the early adoption of the Customs Code.
«We are interested in the joint solution of the whole range of issues arising in the field of customs clearance. Thus, according to the estimates of the customs services, possible risks of insufficient tax administration are noted when transferring Chinese goods to the
Kazakhstan once again confirmed its intention to support Kyrgyzstan to adapt to the conditions of EEU.
So, in December, there was signed an agreement and a protocol on the allocation of appropriate aid to
According to experts, the early application of this agreement will allow Kyrgyz producers to save about $ 60 million.
Since January 1, 2017, the list of goods permitted for movement from Kyrgyzstan to Russia through Kazakhstan has been expanded by 86 additional groups of goods.Bakytzhan Sagintayev
According to the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan, the list of Kyrgyz products allowed for import into the
It should be noted that earlier only 14 groups of Kyrgyz goods were imported into five regions of