KAZAN, October 25. /TASS/. Russia and Kazakhstan for 8 months of 2018 increased trade by 8.3%, to $11 bln, according to Director of the department of international cooperation of the Ministry of National Economy of Kazakhstan Kairat Torebaev.
"In general, trade turnover with Russia is quite good, last year our trade increased by 25%. This year, only in 8 months, we increased it by 8.3% and reached over $11 bln," he said.
For 8 months of 2017, trade turnover between Kazakhstan and Russia grew by 31% and amounted to $10 bln.