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At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. The approximately 114,000 employees in the BASF Group work on contributing to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. Our portfolio is organized into five segments: Chemicals, Performance Products, Functional Materials & Solutions, Agricultural Solutions and Oil & Gas. BASF generated sales of about €58 billion in 2016. BASF shares are traded on the stock exchanges in Frankfurt (BAS), London (BFA) and Zurich (BAS). Further Information at www.basf.com.
Vicat Group is one of the world's largest manufacturers of cement, concrete and fillers. Vicat Group owns 15 cement plants, 243 concrete plants, 69 quarries around the world. The company operates in 11 countries.
JSC "Kazakhstan Petrochemical Industries" (RK) - 50% (JSC NC "KazMunayGas" - 100%);
LLP "CITIC Kazakhstan" (PRC) - 50%.
SITIK GROUP is the largest investment company in China, authorized by the Chinese government, a multinational transnational corporation, whose activities cover a wide range of areas: banking, securities, insurance, trust, funds, real estate, infrastructure construction, energy, engineering, .
Coca-Cola Içecek is part of the Coca-Cola Group and the fifth non-alcoholic beverage factory in the Coca-Cola system in terms of sales.
In 2006 Coca-Cola Içecek opened its first soft drinks plant in Almaty, and in 2016 launched the second plant in Astana.
The investment is more than $ 300 million. The production capacity is 700 million liters per year.
Lactalis is the second largest producer of dairy products in Europe, with advanced production technology. Present in almost 150 countries and is the 15th largest agri-food group in the world.
Vertically integrated agrochemical company, which is included in the top 10 world fertilizer producers. In Kazakhstan - since 2014. The company is developing deposits and preparing for the construction of a plant for the production of potash and complex fertilizers for delivery to the markets of China and Central Asia. Investments - more than $ 130 million. The planned production capacity is 1 million tons of fertilizers.
Linde AG is one of the world's leading manufacturers of industrial gases (acetylene, oxygen etc). The company carries out large-scale engineering development, in particular, Linde is a major manufacturer of warehouse equipment of stacker and loading trucks of Linde and Still brands. The company serves more than 1.5 million consumers in more than 50 countries in Europe, North and South America, Asia, Africa and Australia. Besides, Linde AG is one of the main suppliers of hydrogen energy technologies.
Alstom - a major French mechanical engineering company, which is one of the world's leading manufacturers of power equipment and rail transport. The company manufactures power generation equipment, railway locomotives (TGV and AGV series high-speed electrical trains, Pendolino series high-speed electrical trains, trams and others).
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Metro is the German company, which manages the third largest retail chain in Europe and the fifth - in the world. The management company was established in 1996 through the merger of Metro Cash & Carry, Kaufhof Holding AG and Asko Deutsche Kaufhaus AG.