Invest in Kazakhstan | Investment project support

Updated September 2023

Invest in Kazakhstan.

Kazakhstan is largest Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) recipient in Central Asia totaling 425 bn USD (60% inflow of all FDI in Central Asia) since its independence in 1991.

Further, annual inflow of FDI is projected to reach $25,5 billion by 2026 due to newly adopted Concept of Investment Policy, although, the gross FDI inflow has reached $28 billion in 2022, the highest level in the past ten years.

Kazakhstan continues to improve investor attractiveness towards building a Diversified and Sustainable Economy and becoming one of the 30 most developed countries by 2030.

Kazakhstan is a home not for only hydrocarbon developers and operators, but becoming an attractive investment destination for agricultural, food processing, high added value products manufacture like cars, electronics and other consumer products of a wide range.

Neighboring with China, Russia and Asia, Kazakhstan destination provides big consumer markets with integrated silk way roads connected to Europe and Middle East.

Kazakhstan proud to be home for big investor names like:

Chevron, Total, Shell, Eni – oil and gas upstream, midstream and downstream operations
Knauf – construction materials production
The Linde Group –gas production and processing 
Glencore – zinc, lead, precious metals mining 
Wilo – production and testing pumping systems 
Cameco – uranium operations
CNPC – oil and gas upstream , midstream and downstream operations, Kazakhstan-China oil pipeline
Stadler – railway passenger carriages production 
Svevind – alternative energy / green hydrogen
EuroChem – phosphate ore production 
Halliburton – drilling oil and gas wells 
Rio Tinto – copper ore mining 
Hyundai, KIA – auto-manufacture
Air Liquide – hydrogen production / oil refinery 
Coca-Cola – beverages production 
CLAAS – agricultural machinery manufacture 
ALSTOM – electric locomotives manufacturing 
BASF – construction and agricultural chemicals manufacture
Schneider Electric  – alternative energy/ solar power plant construction / electricity automation solutions
Risen Solar – alternative energy/solar power plant construction 
YDA Holding – construction development / public private partnership infrastructure projects / real estate investment 
LUKOIL – oil and gas operating consortium / pipeline consortium / industrial and automotive lubricants manufacture 
VICAT Group – cement production 
Selena Group – construction chemistry / insulation systems 
SWISSGROW – production of mineral fertilizers for agriculture

BOND STONE has a vast experience in supporting the investment projects and being in close partnership position with Kazakhstan Government Investment Agency, National Company KAZAKH INVEST, provides complex legal support of investment project.

Investment incentives include exemption from customs duties on the import (click for more information), tax preferences under investment priority project (relevant to only investment priority project) and state in-kind grants (click for more information).

Investment regulations provides 3 types of investment project:
i) regular investment project
ii) investment priority project
iii) special investment project
Our investment project attorneys will guide you in complex to achieve your investment goals in most advantageous manner.