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Dear investors! 

    We invite you to Atyrau region which is one of the most developed industrial regions of Kazakhstan, where foreign and domestic investments are concentrated. This is a region that constantly provides rapid development of the economy not only in the region, but also in the Republic in general, and it accounts for more than 28% of all investments in fixed capital of the Republic.
The region also holds the leading places in the Republic of Kazakhstan in terms of gross regional product (GRP) and average salaries.

We successfully cooperate with more than 50 countries of the world and implement foreign trade operations in various sectors of the economy with such countries as: USA, Great Britain, Italy, countries of the Eurasian Economic Union, Canada, Spain and many others.

More than 1,000 joint and foreign enterprises were created and successfully operate in the region, including such large global transnational companies as Chevron, Eni, Exxon Mobil and others.
This cooperation attracts modern management, the latest equipment and advanced technologies to the region.

Dear friends!
We invite you to the "Oil Capital of Kazakhstan" — Atyrau, so that you will be able to, personally, know the investment potential of the region and consider the possibility of establishing new industries. And we, for our part, are open to discuss all ideas and proposals, and look forward to the implementation of joint projects in various economic sectors.

Akim of Atyrau region
Shapkenov Serik Zhambulovich
The results of the socio-economic development of the Atyrau region in 2018:
  • The population as of January 1, 2018 was 620,5 thousand people (an increase of 26.8% over 10 years).
  • The gross regional product of the region in 2017 amounted to 5 801,0 billion tenge (for 9 months of 2018 it amounted to 4 911,6 billion tenge).
  • The share of the region in the republican gross domestic product is 12,4%.
  • Gross regional product per capita - 7 850,9 thousand tenge.
  • The volume of industrial production amounted to 7 512,2 billion tenge.
  • 47,2 million tons of oil and 23,6 billion cubic meters were produced. gas oil passing.
  • Tengizchevroil produced 28,6 million tons of oil or 99,7% compared with 2017, oil associated gas - 15,6 billion cubic meters. (99,3%).
  • NCOC produced 13,2 million tons of oil (158,6%), oil associated gas - 7,7 billion cubic meters (157,9%).
  • The average monthly wage for January-September 2018 amounted to 292 631 tenge.
Advantages of the region:
  • Favorable geographical location (bordering the Astrakhan region of the Russian Federation, as well as the Caspian Sea with Iran, Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan, located in the transport corridor connecting Eastern Europe and the Transcaucasian countries with the Central Asian region and the People’s Republic of China).
  • Rich mineral and raw materials base (there are 88 oil fields in the region, which makes up 73% of the country's hydrocarbon raw materials and 21 free deposits of common mineral resources).
  • One of the lowest tariff policy for gas and electric power for legal entities.