Strategic Role of Logistics in Kazakhstan
The Objectives and Purposes of the Study. The purpose of the study is to identify and highlight the importance and correlation of the development of logistics and trade in Kazakhstan. The research questions are the following: 1. What is the current condition of the logistics and trade in Kazakhstan? 2. How well is logistics developed in comparison with the rest of the world? 3. Which projects are implemented by government in order to develop the sphere of logistics and trade? 4. What are the main problems in Kazakhstan in the sphere of logistics? 5. What are the worlds’ best practices and how we can adopt them in Kazakhstan?
Limitation of the study. The main problem of the research is lack of data on the subject for 2011 year. So sometimes I have to use data from earlier time. The information in the resources is not detailed, in most resources the information is general, so a lot of materials are needed to be researched in order to outline the right conclusion on the research questions. Not much information is provided by Kazakhstani researchers, I used mostly the information from foreign