Wide range of cooperation matters between Kazakhstan and India were discussed at the First meeting of the Joint Working Group on connectivity, transport and logistics

New Delhi, November 26, 2019 - Wide range of cooperation matters between Kazakhstan and India were discussed at the First meeting of the Joint Working Group on connectivity, transport, and logistics (AWG).

During the event, representatives of the Ministry of Industry and Infrastructure Development of Kazakhstan, the Embassy of Kazakhstan in India, «Air Astana» JSC and «KTZ Express» JSC discussed the issues of increasing transit cargo between the two countries, including the route Kazakhstan-Turkmenistan-Iran-India. Existing infrastructure on the sea, road and rail links, the availability of storage facilities were particularly discussed at the meeting.

The parties exchanged views on simplification of the procedure for issuing permits to Kazakh airlines to use aircrafts in India, facilitation of transport procedures at border posts, development of favorable tariff conditions and others.

Parties agreed to maintain close and regular working contacts, as well as to hold the next JWG in 2020 in Nur-Sultan.

The JWG connectivity, transport, and logistics was established by the decisions of the Kazakh-Indian Intergovernmental Commission.


Created at : 26.11.2019, 15:45, Updated at : 26.11.2019, 15:45