The number of Chinese companies has increased in Kazakhstan
As of March 1, 2020, there are 1,234 companies with Chinese capital operating in the country. This is evidenced by the data of the Committee on statistics. A year earlier, the number was 972. Thus, the indicator increased by almost 27%.
In addition, 1197 of this number are small businesses, 15 are medium – sized, and 22 are large. As for industries, Chinese companies are most represented in wholesale and retail trade – 461 on March 1, 2020.
At the same time, 168 companies from the middle Kingdom work in construction, 96 in the mining industry, 81 in manufacturing, 76 in professional, scientific and technical activities, and 33 in Finance and insurance. In providing other types of services-161.
It is also noteworthy that the number of Chinese companies in Kazakhstan has grown by 2.5% since January 1, 2020, when their number reached 1204.