Bishkek, Oct. 26, 2017. /Kabar/. Kyrgyzstan has the largest commodity turnover with Russia, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan, Deputy Economy Minister Eldar Abakirov said at the 15th meeting of the Council of Heads of the Chambers of the CIS member states "On the role of chambers in the development of trade and economic cooperation of the CIS countries" .
He said that, trade with the CIS countries currently makes 46%. Abakirov said that every year in all the Commonwealth countries there is economic growth.
"This council, which was created 15 years ago, has become a platform for the CIS in issues of innovative development, activization of exhibition and fair activities, expansion of cross-border cooperation, development of public-private partnership, development of cadres for business and so on," he said.
Abakirov noted that entrepreneurs know the state of business better.
"Today in Kyrgyzstan, about 20% of business is in some business associations," he said.