BAKU, Azerbaijan, April 29. Kazakhstan's trade and economic mission, while on a visit to Kyrgyzstan, signed a number of food export contracts, Trend reports citing the press service of Ministry of Trade and Integration of Kazakhstan.
More than 100 companies including importers and manufacturers of Kyrgyzstan took part in the Kazakh-Kyrgyz business forum and B2B negotiations.
As a result, six export contracts for the supply of salt, flour and pasta, beer and soft drinks, confectionery and dairy products from Kazakhstan to Kyrgyzstan were signed, for a total of $17.5 million.
Kazakh business will continue to conclude trade deals with potential Kyrgyz partners even after the completion of the trade and economic mission, the ministry said.