Kazakhstan's accession to Customs Union to promote reduction of imports from third countries - B.Sultanov
ASTANA. November 17. KAZINFORM /Serik Sabekov/ Kazakhstan's accession to the Customs Union with Russian and Belarus will promote reduction of imports from third countries. Minister of Economy and Budget Planning Bakhyt Sultanov has announced it at the Government's session on Tuesday. "As a result of customs tariffs unification with partners higher tariffs on goods from third countries will be set for us. It will promote reduction of imports from there", he noted. According to B.Sultanov, it will give a chance to the Kazakh goods to occupy those niches at the internal market, which were occupied by the goods from third countries. "The Government and business should clearly understand that this advantage is very limited in time. Because of it we must use it effectively", he noted.