40 pasta production enterprises operating in Kazakhstan produced 122.8 thousand tons of products in the first 9 months of 2022. There is an increase in indicators compared to the same period last year by 5.8%. At the same time, Kazakhstanis consume an average of about 130 thousand tons of pasta annually.
As for exports, 47.1 thousand tons were sold abroad, the volume remained at the level of the same period in 2021. The main consumers of Kazakhstani pasta Russia, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan.
Smaller volumes of pasta began to be imported to Kazakhstan. During the period from January to September, only 23.4 thousand tons of foreign products were imported into the country, a decrease of 8.2%. For comparison, 25.5 thousand tons were imported during the same period of 2021.