The agreement envisages a Fast track to incubation and activation programs for domestic projects.
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The document was signed by Kazakh Prime Minister Alikhan Smailov and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen last year at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP27).
Issues related to deepening interregional cooperation and advancing the interaction between Central Asian countries and the EU will be on the forum’s agenda in Almaty.
Last year, the supply of Kazakh fish products to the EU countries increased by almost 1.5 times and amounted to nearly 9,000 tonnes.
For instance, domestic producers exported goods worth almost US$14 billion to Italy.
Over the years, the EU has taken a solid leadership position as Kazakhstan’s largest trade and investment partner.
Within 11 months of last year, the volume of trade between the two countries has grown by almost 30 percent to more than US$157 million.
Uskenbayev noted that in a ten-month period about 1.5 million tonnes of cargo were transported via this corridor, which is twice as much compared to the same period last year.
Josep Borrel noted that Kazakhstan will remain the most important trade partner of the European Union in the region.
The main share of mutual trade turnover fell on exports.