Kazakhstan - Malta

General Information
4 February 1993 - establishment of diplomatic relations between the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Republic of Malta.

Since August 2013 - J.Debono is the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Malta to the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Since 2017 Sergey Nurtayev is Ambassador of Kazakhstan in the Republic of Malta.

Political relations

Cooperation between the two countries expressed mainly in regular political contacts and consultations between the Embassy of Kazakhstan in the Italian Republic and the Republic of Malta and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Malta, as well as contacts within the framework of international organizations.
Visits at the level of Foreign Ministry.

On 5-6 November 2015 in the framework of ASEM Foreign Ministers Council in Luxembourg, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan A.Volkov met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Malta G.Vella

Trade and economic relations

In 2014, bilateral trade amounted to only 7,6 mln. USD (exports – 6,6 mln., imports - 1 mln.).

Through export of large volumes of Kazakhstan's refined copper to Malta, the trade turnover between the two countries in 2015 has undergone significant growth. So. In 2015 the trade turnover amounted to 592,4 mln. USD (exports – 591,7 mln., imports – 0,7 thousand). For 10 months 2016 trade turnover amounted 202,411 mln. USD (exports – 202,284 mln., imports – 127 thousand).

Created at : 9.09.2014, 13:25, Updated at : 27.01.2017, 16:25