Kazakh (official, Qazaq) 74% (understand spoken language), Russian (official, used in everyday business, designated the “language of interethnic communication”) 94.4% (understand spoken language)
|Monetary Unit:||Tenge (KZT)|
|GDP Per Capita:||USD 26,100|
|Major Exports:||oil and oil products, natural gas, ferrous metals, chemicals, machinery, grain, wool, meat, coal|
|Major Imports:||machinery and equipment, metal products, foodstuffs|
Implementation of Integrated Customs Component of the Automated System of Customs and Tax Administration (ASTANA-1) ; Implementation of the Single Window of the Republic of Kazakhstan for Export and Import Operations
From 2018 ASTANA-1 integrated system, based on AW Ver.4.3.2. is operational nationwide. The introduction of the ASTANA-1 e-declaration system has improved the country’s Doing Business rating by 21 positions in 2018. The automatic release of export goods through the “green corridor” takes less then 1 minute. From 2020 the Single Window for Export and Import operations roled-out nationwide.