Nursultan Nazarbayev attended the hypermarket located in a new building of the Grand Park Almaty Shopping Mall, where he got acquainted with domestic goods and bought some Kazakhstan-made products.
While in the hypermarket, the President was informed about major progress in trade and socio-economic development of the city.
More than 500 Kazakhstani companies supply their products to Carrefour, out of which 130 companies are the manufacturers of agricultural products located in Almaty and Almaty region. The share of local content in the hypermarket accounts for 40-50 percent of the whole range of goods.
The facility covers an area of 8,000 square meters and offers approximately 30,000 items of goods. 450 people are employed by the store. The total amount of investments made in the project reaches 5 billion tenge.