Ready to broadcast from my studio. Joining a webinar with the Embassy of Kazakhstan in Sweden. As the Honorary Consul of Kazakhstan, my speech will be about the creation of a truly diversified and technological economy.
Meeting at Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the Kingdom of Sweden.
Minister-Counsellor, Mr. Tolegen Ismailov, Ambassador, H.E. Mr. Kairat Abdrakhmanov, Honorary Consul, Mr. Joakim Dahl.
Today, Kazakhstan is already influencing the world and tomorrow Kazakhstan will eventually be even closer to Sweden in many aspects. Now is the time to find out more about Kazakhstan.
With the aim to enter a list of the Top 30 highly developed countries in the world by the year 2050, Kazakhstan is on the way of developing a transparent and effective business culture that is attractive for international companies, including Swedish ones, for establishing themselves and achieve their full international potential.
In 2015 Swedish export to Kazakhstan amounted to SEK 670 million, and consisted mostly of electrical, electronic equipment, machinery, pumps for liquids, boilers, iron and steel, tools, implements, cutlery, others of metal base equipment. Swedish companies actively operating in Kazakhstan represented in major sectors of the economy – telecommunications, agriculture and food processing, mining, healthcare, transport, power.
The West Sweden Kazakhstan Industry Council is the first-choice network for growing business between West Sweden and Kazakhstan. We provide a platform for direct business network contacts, building relations and a space for close engagement for member community.
We welcome companies of all sizes and sectors whether new entrants or established operations as members in our network. Our membership is designed to suit businesses of all shapes and sizes at different stages of entry to the Kazakhstan market.
Mr. Joakim Dahl, Chairman of the West Sweden Kazakhstan Industry Council
- West Sweden Kazakhstan Industry Council ss a business group of several members, both companies and individuals. Our vision is to support and promote the community in West Sweden and its business interests in Kazakhstan and to encourage relations between Sweden and the Kazakhstan.
- The members are active in different platforms, linking members together within the same sector or with mutual interests in different topics related to doing business with and in Kazakhstan.
- We shall create contacts with relevant trade associations, business intermediaries and companies in both countries in order to encourage business and trade between Sweden and Kazakhstan.
- Gothenburg in West Sweden is the second-largest city in Sweden and the fifth-largest in the Nordic countries.