Askar Mamin told about the plans for 2021 at an enlarged meeting of the Government, zakon.kz reports.
According to him, in 2021 it is planned to launch 49 enterprises in the food industry.
The potential of the fishing industry will continue to be developed. A new approach to the development of the agro-industrial complex will increase production and exports. In order to expand the production potential of the agro-industrial complex, comprehensive measures will be taken to increase the area of irrigated lands, the Prime Minister said.
Mamin said that in 2020, oil and gas production will reach 85.7 million tons.
In 2021, work will continue to increase production. Construction of the refinery will begin this year. 23 renovated places will be commissioned, he said.