Central Asia

  • Five Central Asian countries with 70mn population
  • Total $260bn GDP, strong economic growth
  • Territory is larger than Australia and with almost size
  • of European Union

  • Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan – two largest economies
  • Strategic proximity to China, India, Russia, Europe and Middle East
  • The crossroads of ancient Silk Road
  • World class natural resources
  • Kazakhstan
    • 3% of global oil reserves
    • World’s 2nd largest chromite producer
    • World’s 1st largest uranium producer
    • Global player in copper, gold and zinc
  • Uzbekistan
    • A top-10 gas producer globally
    • World’s largest gold mine by production
    • A world class-copper mine
    • Massive untapped tourism potential