Kazakhstan’s transport policy and the Silk Road

Kazakhstan’s transport policy and the Silk Road

Mr Kairat Sadykov

First Secretary of the Embassy of Kazakhstan to Belgium (tbc)



The main presentation of the socio-economic development of Kazakhstan.
Transit and transport potential of Kazakhstan, ‘Nurly Zhol’ state programme. Kazakhstan is a major transport and logistics hub in Central Asia and a HUB for Europe?

‘Khorgos – Eastern Gate’ dry port on the border with China – largest logistics park in Central Asia.
Western gates of Kazakhstan – Aktau port of the Caspian Sea, and a new Kuryk port.
Transport and logistics infrastructure of Kazakhstan and ‘NurlyZhol’ state programme are associated with the Chinese mega-projects on creating the ‘Silk Road Economic Belt’ and ‘One Belt and One Road’.

Presentation of a Trans-Caspian International Transport Route (Middle Corridor).
Kazakhstan as an investment-attractive country for infrastructure development, logistics, and transport and related services. What specific benefits and opportunities the investors will gain by developing their businesses in Kazakhstan