Economy of Kazakhstan

Imports
Imports commoditiesmachinery and equipment, metal products, foodstuffs
Import partnersChina 28%, Ukraine 10.9%, Germany 8.5%, US 7.9% (2012)
Exports
Exports commoditiesoil and oil products, natural gas, ferrous metals, chemicals, machinery, grain, wool, meat, coal
Export partnersChina 19.3%, Italy 18.1%, Netherlands 8.8%, France 6.6%, Switzerland 5.8%, Austria 5.8% (2012)
Economy sectors
Agriculture productsgrain (mostly spring wheat and barley), potatoes, vegetables, melons; livestock
Industrial productsoil, coal, iron ore, manganese, chromite, lead, zinc, copper, titanium, bauxite, gold, silver, phosphates, sulfur, uranium, iron and steel; tractors and other agricultural machinery, electric motors, construction materials
Economy
Unemployment5.30 % (2013)5.30 % (2012)5.40 % (2011)
Unemployment of Kazakhstan
GDP - Official Exchange Rate225 Billion $ (2013)200 Billion $ (2012)188 Billion $ (2011)
GDP - Official Exchange Rate of Kazakhstan
GDP growth rate5.00 % (2013)5.10 % (2012)7.50 % (2011)
GDP growth rate of Kazakhstan
GDP per Capita (PPP)14,100 $ (2013)13,500 $ (2012)13,200 $ (2011)
GDP per Capita (PPP) of Kazakhstan
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity244 Billion $ (2013)229 Billion $ (2012)220 Billion $ (2011)
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity of Kazakhstan
GDP PPP per land area89,398 $ per square kilometer (2013)83,930 $ per square kilometer (2012)80,847 $ per square kilometer (2011)
GDP PPP per land area of Kazakhstan
ElectricityBanking
Central bank discount rate5.50 % (2012)7.50 % (2011)4.25 % (2010)
Central bank discount rate of Kazakhstan
Commercial bank prime lending rate0.00 % (2013)6.60 % (2012)6.71 % (2011)
Commercial bank prime lending rate of Kazakhstan
GDP decomposition by sector
Industry % of GDP37.9 % (2011)
Services % of GDP56.9 % (2011)
Tourism
International tourism, number of arrivals4.81 Million (2012)4.43 Million (2011)3.20 Million (2010)
International tourism, number of arrivals of Kazakhstan
International tourism, number of departures9.07 Million (2012)8.02 Million (2011)6.02 Million (2010)
International tourism, number of departures of Kazakhstan
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio27.4 % (2012)28.6 % (2011)19.6 % (2010)
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio of Kazakhstan
Debt, Current Account Balance and Budget Deficit
Public debt (Percentage of GDP)15.6 % of GDP (2013)13.2 % of GDP (2012)12.6 % of GDP (2011)
Public debt (Percentage of GDP) of Kazakhstan
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP)-0.44 % of GDP (2012)5.43 % of GDP (2011)0.95 % of GDP (2010)
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Kazakhstan
External Debt Stocks (Percentage of GNI)79.0 % of GNI (2012)77.5 % of GNI (2011)92.6 % of GNI (2010)
External Debt Stocks (Percentage of GNI) of Kazakhstan
Short-term debt (percentage of total external debt)6.82 % of total external debt (2012)7.04 % of total external debt (2011)7.44 % of total external debt (2010)
Short-term debt (percentage of total external debt) of Kazakhstan
Current Account Balance (Total)1.97 Billion $ (2013)641 Million $ (2012)14.1 Billion $ (2011)
Current Account Balance (Total) of Kazakhstan
External Debt (Total)131 Billion $ (2013)134 Billion $ (2012)103 Billion $ (2011)
External Debt (Total) of Kazakhstan
External Debt (Percentage of GDP)58.4 % of GDP (2013)66.8 % of GDP (2012)54.9 % of GDP (2011)
External Debt (Percentage of GDP) of Kazakhstan
External Debt per Capita7,403 $ (2013)7,619 $ (2012)6,655 $ (2011)
External Debt per Capita of Kazakhstan