Kazakhstan re-evaluating metal export rights amid political unrest, sources say

Kazakhstan’s exports of base metals have been partially halted this month, while the country, which has the biggest economy in Central Asia, re-evaluated its footing in the lucrative metal sector amid a rising public outcry for constitutional reform.

Earlier this month, exports of base metal concentrate by Kaz Minerals, the country’s biggest copper producer, were banned from using the railway via Alashankou, at the border crossing to the...


Julian Luk

June 15, 2022

09:01 GMT