Economy

Economy

The GRP of Turkestan region for 2019 amounted to 718 billion tenge (the share of GRP of the region in the GRP of Kazakhstan was 2.6%). Among the regions of Kazakhstan in terms of GRP, Turkestan region is on the 17th place.

Main branches of economy


Industry 

Unique base of phosphorites-72% of balance reserves of Kazakhstan

     The largest deposits of quartzite in the Republic

     Significant reserves of fluorspar, gold, gas

     Deposits: non-ferrous metals, uranium, barite, coal, facing, ornamental and technical stones, building materials, mineral salts and groundwater

     Developed mining, gas production, chemical, oil refining, food, metallurgical industry, building materials industry, electric power industry

Agriculture 

2nd place in Kazakhstan for the production of sugar beet, safflower and melons

     3rd place-for the production of vegetables and corn

     6th place-meat production

     Kumys horse breeding is developing-workshops for the production of kumys (Kazakh national drink) are being created.

Tourism 

On the territory of the region is the complex Akyrtas, which is included in the UNESCO world heritage list

     Major historical monuments: babaj Khatun mausoleum, Karakhan mausoleum, Tekturmas complex (X-XIV centuries)

     Conditions for the organization of Cycling, hang gliding, trekking and other types of extreme recreation.

  Growth rates of economic sectors

Industry

(January-September 2019, volume of industry, billion tenge and % to the corresponding period of the previous year)

349,9 (105,7%)

Construction

(January-September 2019, volume of construction works, billion tenge and % to the corresponding period of the previous year)

84,4 (114,1%)

Transport

(January-September 2019, gross output, billion tenge and % to the corresponding period of the previous year)

423,4 (103,7%)

Agriculture

(January-September 2019, the volume of gross output of products (services) of agriculture, forestry and fisheries billion tenge and % of the corresponding period of the previous year)

227,3 (104,9%)

Trade

(January-September 2019, the volume of services in the industry "Trade", billion tenge and % of the corresponding period of the previous year )

215,6 (107,5%)

Communication

(January-September 2019, volume of communication services, billion tenge and % to the corresponding period of the previous year)

5,1 (106,0%)

Source: stat.gov.kz

The region is a unique base of phosphorite and fluorspar raw materials, rich in non-ferrous metals (copper, gold, silver, lead, zinc, etc.), barite, coal, facing, ornamental and technical stones, construction materials (asbestos, cement and expanded clay raw materials, gypsum, etc.), natural gas.

About 71.9% of the balance reserves of phosphorites of the Republic (the largest reserves in the CIS), 68% of fluorspar (one of the world's leading reserves of fluorspar), 65.1% of quartzite, 8.8% of gold, 3% of copper, 0.7% of uranium are concentrated in the region. Stocks of feed and technical salt are up to 10 million tons. There are the largest deposits of quartzite in the Republic, noted titanium magnetite deposits.

Resource and raw material base

Commodities

The name of the field

Phosphorites

Kyzylkumskaya ore zone, North-Eastern ore zone, ore zone Koksuysky, Berkoutskaia ore zone, ore zone Angarska, Aljaska ore zone, Aksay ore zone, ore zone Ganaraska, Korgonsky ore zone, * the ore zone, Chilibeck ore zone, ore zone Halaktyka

Barite

Chiganak field

Iron

Biysk ore knot

Manganese

Akzhar-Saratosa ore zone, ore zone Besaranska, Sarykamysskiy ore node

Titanium magnetite ore

Tylicki ore node

Uranium

Mynaral ore field, Kurmanci ore node, ore field Turkinskoe,

Coal

Shuisky coal-bearing basin, Kulansky Deposit, Annunciation basin.

Gold

Drusinsky ore zone, Mynaral ore node, ore Saragossa area, Akbakaiski ore zone, ore zone Buildersa, Uchalinsky ore zone, ore zone Akinesia, Gagarin ore zone, ore zone Tokarska, Mibalykskiy ore , Almaly ore node, Measure-Aparinskiy ore node, ore Karakachanski node.

Lead+zinc

Akzhar-Saratosa ore zone, Arabiske ore field and Western ore zone Saratosa, Sarykamysskiy ore node, ore field, spring, ore field, Friendly, Hansika ore zone, Gagarin ore zone, Bizanski ore node, Ciniselli-Kostecki ore node

Copper

Saryagash ore node, ore Karagayskiy node Akbakaiski ore zone, ore zone Buildersa, Uchalinsky ore zone, Ore field, ore Sterkopisky the node that launched the fair of vacancies ore node, ore Altaussee node, Shuya ore node, Almaly ore node, North Taldybulak ore field, Karakachanski ore node

Tin

Mikulski ore node, Karagayskiy ore node, ore Barbariska area, Biysk ore node

Molybdenum

Karagayskiy ore node, ore field Turkinskoe, Karasai ore node, ore Balaburski node

Gypsum+anhydrite

Sakolski ore node, ore Burantashi node

Fluorite optical and chemical

Biysk ore node, ore Kaiski node Akkermansia ore zone, ore zone Kalankatvasi


In January 2019, industrial products were produced at current prices by 349907.5 million tenge, which amounted to 105.7% compared to January 2018.

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

Type of activity

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

The share of activities in the regional volume of industrial production, in %

Mining and quarrying

  • Other mining and quarrying

39 774 997 

22 853 426

11,4 

6,5 

Manufacturing industry

  • Food production

262 695 577

47 711 343

75,0

13,6

Beverage industry

813 023

0,2

Light industry

1 963 850

0,6

Production of coke and petroleum products

11 560 976

3,3

Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products

121 341 257

34,7

Manufacture of rubber and plastic products

1 200 601

0,3

Production of other non metallic mineral products

30 438 286

8,7

Metallurgical industry

35 815 946

10,2

Manufacture of finished metal products, except machinery and equipment

3 813 166

1,1

Engineering

6 865 542

2,0

Furniture production

409 352

0,1

Manufacture of other finished products

193 766

0,1

Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning

44 328 289

12,7

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

3 108 657

0,9

Industry-total

349 907 520

100,0

Source: stat.gov.kz

The gross output of products (services) of agriculture, forestry and fisheries in January-September 2019 in the whole region amounted to 227.4 billion tenge, which is higher than in January-September 2018 by 4.9%.

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

Agriculture, forestry and fisheries

from it:

agriculture

from it:

 

plant growing

farming

227 374, 7

226 612,7

131 359,4 (57,6%)

94 486,5 (42,4%)

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