Minister Sushma Swaraj held a bilateral meeting with her Kazakh External Affairs counterpart. Sushma Swaraj expressed India’s interest to partner with Kazakhstan on several fronts.
The two leaders discussed diversifying trade in traditional products to inject fresh impetus to trade between the two countries. India views Kazakhastan as an emerging market for new products.
The two leaders also discussed defence & security, energy, informations and communication technology, pharma, capacity building and culture. EAM Sushma Swaraj also called on Prime Minister of Kazakhstan. On Thursday she interacted with Indian community in Kazakhstan.
Bilateral relations between India and Kazakhstan have been strengthened by the bilateral visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Kazakhstan in 2015 and his visit for SCO Summit in June 2017.