Chinese company Wanlin group has presented a project on onion processing in Zhambyl region, World of NAN reports with reference to the regional Akimat.
The company is interested in the production of dried white onions, as well as in all activities on planting, deep processing and export of this product. The products are planned to be exported to the United States and Europe.
"If this project is launched, it will become the best in the world in this area within 10 years," said Li Yantau, president of Wanlin group company.
The investor intends to buy onions grown by local farmers as well as grow them themselves. Experimentally this year, such onions have already been planted in Zhambyl, Kordai and Shu districts of Zhambyl region.
It should be noted that 80 percent of Kazakhstan's onions are grown in Zhambyl region.