Oil production in Kazakhstan made 86.2 million tons in 2017. Such data was presented by the Minister of national economy Timur Suleimenov.
"With regard to production. First, you can all congratulate and thank our oil industry was 86.2, which is a record volume of oil production in the entire history of our country," - said Suleimenov at a press conference.
The Minister noted that the level of oil production is "significantly helped in achieving 4% GDP growth".
"We plan that in 2018 will be mining about the same and maybe even higher", - quotes Suleimenov RIA Novosti.