According to the Ural Customs Administration, the foreign trade turnover between the Tyumen region and Kyrgyzstan for 12 months (January-December) of 2019 amounted to $ 4,532.68 thousand , of which export was $ 4,526.81 thousand , import - 5, 87 thousand US dollars.
For reference; The foreign trade turnover between the Tyumen region and Kyrgyzstan for 12 months (January-December) of 2018 amounted to 9 946.06 thousand. US dollars, of which export is 9 946.06 thousand US dollars.
The predominant product groups in the export structure are: 19 group of foreign trade activities “Bread, flour confectionery, cakes, cookies and other bakery and flour confectionery products”, 30 group of foreign trade activities “Medicines for therapeutic or prophylactic purposes”, 39 group of foreign trade activities “Polypropylene, polyethylene. Plastics and articles thereof ”, 44 group TN VED“ Timber and its products, timber, plywood ”, 94 group TN VED“ Wooden furniture ”.
Imported 20 group of foreign trade activities "Products of processing vegetables, fruits, nuts."
- Agreement between the Government of the Tyumen Region (Russian Federation) and the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic on cooperation in the trade, economic, scientific, technical and social and humanitarian fields (signed on March 28, 2019)
- Agreement between the Government of the Tyumen Region (Russian Federation) and the Office of the Plenipotentiary Representative of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic in the Jalal-Abad Region (Kyrgyz Republic) on trade, economic, scientific, technical and socio-cultural cooperation (signed on October 10, 2019)
According to state statistics (based on the 2010 census), 1825 people of Kyrgyz nationality live in the Tyumen region. The main territories of settlement of the Kyrgyz are the cities of Tyumen, Tobolsk, Ishim, Yalutorovsk.
A significant influx of Kyrgyz immigrants was observed in 2007-2008.
In the 2019-2020 academic year, 61 representatives of the Kyrgyz Republic study at the universities of the Tyumen region, of which 47 people are studying full-time, 14 people are studying in absentia.
The interests of the Kyrgyz people in the Tyumen region are represented by two regional public organizations:
Tyumen regional public organization "Birimdik" of the Kyrgyz diaspora (chairman SmanovaKanzadaNurmambetovna);
Tyumen Regional Public Organization "Kyrgyz National Cultural Association" ALA-LLP "(Chairman Letyagin Nikolay Petrovich).
The leaders of public associations are active members of the Public Chamber of the Tyumen Region, the Coordinating Council of national public associations of the Tyumen Region, represent the cultural and social interests of the Kyrgyz people, participate in the preparation of programs and events for the preservation and development of the national Kyrgyz culture, as well as in the preparation of decisions affecting the rights and interests Kyrgyz living in the Tyumen region.
Thanks to the active work of the Tyumen regional public organization “Birimdik”, the Kyrgyz population is directly involved in the preparation and conduct of socially significant and ethno-cultural events (the regional international festival “Friendship Bridge”, the regional festival of children's national art “Rainbow”, events dedicated to the works of Chingiz Aitmatov, national religious holidays “Kurban Ait”, etc.).
With the support of state authorities and local self-government of the Tyumen region, the Birimdik regional public organization of the Kyrgyz diaspora provides legal support to immigrants, assistance in the preparation of migration documents, in resolving issues of labor relations, social, cultural and social adaptation.
Chronology of visits:
On November 17-20, 2011, within the framework of the Days of Kyrgyz Culture in the Tyumen Region, dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the "Alai Queen" Kurmanzhan Datki, a delegation of the Kyrgyz Republic visited the Tyumen region. The delegation included:
Dzholdosheva Zhyldyzkan Aitibaevna - deputy of the Jogorku Kenesh of the Kyrgyz Republic (head of delegation);
Orozbaev Turdali Orozbaevich - Consul General of the Kyrgyz Republic in the city of Yekaterinburg; Kuluyev Kozhogeldi Kalakunovich - Deputy Minister of Culture and Information;
Tekeshov Akimbek Anarbekovich - Deputy Director General of the State Directorate for the preparation and conduct of the Year Kurmanzhan Datki and the 20th anniversary of Independence of the Kyrgyz Republic;
Tynaev Nurdin Raatbekovich - Director of the Center for Employment of Citizens of the Kyrgyz Republic Abroad;
Anashev Kubanychbek Kamytovich - representative of the Ministry of Labor, Employment and Migration.
During the visit, official meetings were held with the leadership of the Government of the Tyumen region and the leadership of the FMS of Russia in the Tyumen region.
On November 18, 2011, a concert was held in the Tyumen Drama Theater with the participation of artists of the Kyrgyz Republic, dedicated to the Days of Kyrgyz Culture in the Tyumen Region.
October 11-14, 2013The Consul General of the Kyrgyz Republic in the city of Yekaterinburg, T.Zh., visited Tyumen Oblast Kozhobaeva. During the visit T.Zh. Kozhobaev met with the administration of the Tyumen State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering, as well as compatriots and public leaders of the Kyrgyz Republic living in the Tyumen region. At a meeting with the Governor of the Tyumen region V.V. Yakushev discussed issues of tourism development, prospects for trade, economic, cultural and humanitarian cooperation between the Kyrgyz Republic and the Tyumen region. The head of the region introduced the Consul General to the situation in the region, spoke about the main directions of its socio-economic development. Tolonbai Kozhobaev notedthat a new stage of cooperation between Russia and the Kyrgyz Republic opens up prospects for interaction between the regions of the two countries.
Visit T.Zh. Kozhobaeva was held as part of the Days of Kyrgyz Culture in the Tyumen Region, and was dedicated to the celebration of the 85th birthday of the great Kyrgyz and Soviet writer Chingiz Aitmatov. The Consul General took part in the celebrations, got acquainted with the cultural and historical sites of the city of Tyumen, visited a number of correctional institutions of the Tyumen region, which contain citizens of the Kyrgyz Republic.
October 25-27, 2014 the delegation of the Kyrgyz Republic visited the Tyumen region. The visit took place within the framework of the “Year of Toktogul Satylganov”, announced by the international organization of Turkic culture and art TURKSOY, as well as the “Days of Kyrgyz culture in the Tyumen region” and the international project “Kyrgyzmadaniyat.kg”. The following events were held: the international conference "Toktogul: The Great Kyrgyz Poet - Nightingale of the East", the festival of Kyrgyz culture "Saira Komuz" ("Link Komuz") and the festive concert "Ala Tootanshiyt" ("Melodies of the Mountains"), an exhibition of Kyrgyz cuisine and decorative -applied art, photo exhibition. At the end of the events, the participants wrote their wishes in the Project’s Memorial Book, “Kyrgyzmadaniyat.kg”, calling for peace, unity, harmony and intercultural dialogue.
During the visit, a meeting was held between representatives of the Department of Investment Policy and State Support of Entrepreneurship of the Tyumen Region with a business delegation of the Kyrgyz Republic. At a meeting in the Government, the parties discussed prospects for mutually beneficial cooperation between the Tyumen region and Kyrgyzstan.
On October 27, 2014, the Export Center of the Regional Business Incubator together with the Tyumen Regional Public Organization Birimdik, with the assistance of the Department of Investment Policy and State Support for Entrepreneurship of the Tyumen Region, organized the Exchange of contacts of Tyumen enterprises and companies of the Kyrgyz Republic.
Communication with a business delegation from the Central Asian republic has become useful for Tyumen retail chains interested in importing fruits and vegetables, for forest industry companies, as well as for the construction sector.
The investment potential of the Tyumen region and promising areas of work in the Tyumen market were presented.
On July 14-17, 2015, the delegation of the Issyk-Kul region (Kyrgyz Republic) headed by the Governor of the Issyk-Kul region, the Plenipotentiary representative of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic in the Issyk-Kul region Emilbek Salamatovich Kaptagaev visited the Tyumen region, Tyumen. The delegation also included:
- Imanaliev Danir Belekovich, First Deputy Head of the Issyk-Kul District State Administration;
- Litovsky Artem Gennadevich, expert in the field of fish farming and aquaculture;
- Mukanbaev Azamat Kasymbekovich, expert in the field of fish farming and aquaculture.
The purpose of the visit: exchange of experience, the establishment and development of economic ties between the Issyk-Kul and Tyumen regions.
The program of the visit included meetings with the leadership of the Government of the Tyumen Region, visits to Tyumen enterprises (LLC UGMK-Steel, LLC Tyumen Plywood Plant, Recreation Center Upper Bor), including those specializing in the cultivation and fishing of cold-water fish species and development aquaculture (LLC "Era-98").
Within the framework of the visit, a cultural program was organized for the Kirghiz: in Tobolsk they visited the famous factory of art bone-carving products, and took tours of the city and the territory of the Tobolsk Kremlin. In Tyumen, they also had a tour of the historic city center.
On August 26, 2015 in the city of Cholpon-Ata (Issyk-Kul Oblast, Kyrgyzstan) the II Economic Forum “Issyk-Kul” was held. The main goal of the forum is the presentation of the investment potential of the Issyk-Kul region to international investors. The event was held with the participation of the top leadership of Kyrgyzstan, ambassadors of foreign states, a broad Chinese business delegation.
The Tyumen Region was represented at the forum by the Tyumen Region Export Support Center and the Tyumen Plywood Plant LLC. The main purpose of the trip was to study the prospects for trade and economic cooperation of the Issyk-Kul and Tyumen regions.
In February 2017, the educational opportunities of the Tyumen Industrial University were presented at schools in the city of Osh of the Kyrgyz Republic. As a result of these meetings, 60 students showed interest in getting an education at a Tyumen university, and an influx of applicants from Kyrgyzstan is expected.
In July 2017, the creative teams and performers of the State Educational Institution of Culture and Culture of the “Palace of National Cultures“ Builder ”took part in the II international festival“ ZhetiOguzim Aimk yshkybozdoru-2017 ”(“ Talents of Zheti-Oguz ”) in the Issyk-Kul region of the Kyrgyz Republic.
In 2017, an agreement was signed between Tyumen State University and the Kyrgyz State University of Construction, Transport and Architecture. N. Isanova. The parties intend to cooperate in the exchange of students, graduate students to conduct the research necessary to complete the dissertations, and research staff to conduct lectures, seminars, lessons, congresses, joint research programs, training courses, participation in certification committees and dissertation councils. To improve professional qualifications in working with international curricula, an exchange of administrative staff is possible. The issue of organizing testing of schoolchildren of the Kyrgyz Republic was also considered.
The Tyumen Industrial University became part of the Russian-Kyrgyz Consortium of Technical Universities and initiated the creation together with the Kyrgyz State Technical University named after I. Razzakova double degree program in the field of "Chemical Technology".
December 3-4, 2017 The Tyumen Region, Tyumen was visited by the Consul General of the Kyrgyz Republic in Yekaterinburg B.E. Salimzhanov and representative of the Migration Service of the Embassy of the Kyrgyz Republic in the Russian Federation (Moscow) A.A. Abdybakhapov. The main purpose of the visit: solving problematic issues of migrants from Kyrgyzstan temporarily and permanently working in the Tyumen region. As part of the stay program, meetings were held with the leadership of the executive bodies of state power of the Tyumen region and the migration service. During the meetings, delegation members were provided with consultations in the field of migration policy and labor legislation of the Russian Federation for citizens of Kyrgyzstan. At a meeting with the leadership of the Department of Investment Policy and State Support of Entrepreneurship of the Tyumen Region, the Consul General of the Kyrgyz Republic inYekaterinburg suggested considering the possibility of signing an Agreement of Cooperation between the Government of the Tyumen Region and the Office of the Plenipotentiary Representative of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic in the Jalal-Abad Region.
In May 2018, K.U. , the Plenipotentiary Representative of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic in the Jalal-Abad Region A letter was sent to Satybaldiev on behalf of the Governor of the Tyumen region - an invitation to visit the Tyumen region and sign an agreement as part of the visit.
On September 12-14, 2018, a visit of a delegation of the Tyumen region to the Kyrgyz Republic was organized. As part of the visit, a visit to enterprises in Bishkek was held, meetings and negotiations were held with representatives of the Kyrgyz business, a presentation of the investment and export potential of the Tyumen region. At a meeting with the Deputy Minister of Economy of the Kyrgyz Republic, Eldar Abakirov, they discussed the possibility of organizing a visit by the delegation of Kyrgyzstan to the Tyumen region in order to strengthen cooperation in trade, economic and humanitarian spheres.
On January 28-29, 2019, a delegation of Kyrgyzstan visited the Tyumen region in order to prepare for the VIII Russian-Kyrgyz interregional conference “New Horizons of Strategic Partnership and Integration” on March 27-28, 2019 in Bishkek.
The delegation included: the head of the interregional department of the Ministry of Economy of the Kyrgyz Republic Zhumaliev Zainidin Kalidinovich, adviser to the Ministry of Economy of the Kyrgyz Republic on foreign economic relations (ex-minister of economics) Artem Eduardovich Novikov, chairman of the board of the MKK Entrepreneurship Development Fund Roman Roman Kasimov, wholesale manager procurement of LLC “Firebird” Yakovlev Sergey Viktorovich.
During the visit, meetings were held with enterprises of the Tyumen region for the supply of poultry meat to Kyrgyzstan. JSC "Prod" Tyumen broiler "is ready to supply products to Kyrgyzstan. Today, Zavodoukovsky creamery, LLC NG-Group, began to supply products to Kyrgyzstan, TFZ supplies its products regularly, KTS-Service products are in great demand in Kyrgyzstan. Also, a meeting with A.V. was organized for representatives of Kyrgyzstan. Panteleev and retail chains for the supply of Kyrgyz fruits and vegetables to the Tyumen region.
March 26-28, 2019 the Tyumen delegation led by the Governor of the Tyumen region A.V. Moor participated in the VIII Russian-Kyrgyz Interregional Conference with the participation of heads of state.
The delegation included representatives of the executive bodies of state power of the Tyumen region, the Export Support Center of the Tyumen region, representatives of business, the media and public diplomacy. Only 32 people.
The Governor of the Tyumen Region took part in the plenary meeting of the Conference with the participation of the heads of state in the Business Breakfast of the Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation M.S. Oreshkin and Minister of Economy of the Kyrgyz Republic O.M. Pankratova, in signing a cooperation agreement with the Kyrgyz Republic.
During the visit, they discussed the possibility of using the geographical location of Kyrgyzstan to expand the supply of Tyumen products to China, noted the region’s interest in importing Kyrgyz fruits and vegetables, in establishing mutually beneficial, ongoing cooperation with Kyrgyz mining enterprises, producers of rare metal raw materials.
B2B negotiations were organized for entrepreneurs of the Tyumen region in the CCI of Kyrgyzstan with entrepreneurs from Osh, Jalal-Abad, Batken, Issyk-Kul regions and Bishkek.
During the visit, visits were made to enterprises in the construction, woodworking, food and processing industries, as well as institutions: the Ministry of Health of Kyrgyzstan, the Committee on the Fuel and Energy Complex and Subsoil Use of the Government of Kyrgyzstan, the Public Association of the Kyrgyz Republic “Russian Cultural Center“ Harmony ”.
On April 25, 2019, a visit was made to the Tyumen Region by the Consul General of the Kyrgyz Republic in the city of Yekaterinburg.
The purpose of the visit: to discuss prospects for further economic cooperation within the framework of the cooperation agreement signed on March 28, 2019.
In continuation of the agreements reached during the participation of the delegation of the Tyumen region in the VIII Russian-Kyrgyz interregional conference, a draft Roadmap for the implementation of the Agreement between the Government of the Tyumen Region and the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic for 2019 - 2023 was prepared.
On October 9-12, 2019, a delegation of the Kyrgyz Republic headed by the Deputy Minister of Economy of the Kyrgyz Republic E.T. paid a visit to the Tyumen Region. Alisherov and the Plenipotentiary Representative of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic in the Jalal-Abad Oblast K.U. Satybaldiev.
The purpose of the event: Days of the Kyrgyz Republic in the Tyumen region, dedicated to the 10th anniversary of the Tyumen regional public organization "Birimdik" of the Kyrgyz diaspora, familiarization with the region, meetings with the leadership of the Government of the Tyumen region, representatives of executive bodies of state power.
The delegation included 60 people: representatives of the authorities of the Kyrgyz Republic, business, culture, healthcare, and education.
The main topic of discussion at the official meetings was the issues of possible interaction in the field of health care, education, culture, agriculture, food industry, in terms of implementing the project for joint production of light industry, increasing trade, and developing tourism.
During the extended meeting, the Road Map was solemnly signed for the implementation of the Agreement between the Government of the Tyumen Region (Russian Federation) and the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic on cooperation in trade, economic, scientific, technical and social and humanitarian spheres for 2019-2023 and the Agreement between the Government of the Tyumen Region (Russian Federation) and the Office of the Plenipotentiary Representative of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic in the Jalal-Abad Oblast (Kyrgyz Republic).
In accordance with the program of the visit, the delegation of Kyrgyzstan visited the Borovsky industrial park, inspected industrial facilities, and discussed issues of business interaction on the contact exchange of Tyumen and Kyrgyz enterprises. In addition, the guests visited educational institutions, visited the Medical City, the Yug wholesale distribution center, visited Yalutorovsk, where they met with representatives of the City Administration, and visited production and cultural facilities.
As part of the celebrations dedicated to the 10th anniversary of the Tyumen regional public organization “Birimdik” of the Kyrgyz diaspora, a gala concert was held with the participation of creative teams of the Kyrgyz Republic and the Tyumen region.
Areas of intensification of Russian-Kyrgyz interregional cooperation
- expansion of trade and economic cooperation,
- development of production relations between Kyrgyz and Tyumen enterprises,
- strengthening interaction in the social and humanitarian sphere,
- Implementation of international contacts on a regular basis: mutual visits of official and business delegations, mutual participation in economic and cultural events.