Kazakhstan Kagazy is a group of companies listed on the London Stock Exchange (“the Group”). Founded in 2001, it is the largest manufacturer of paper and corrugated packaging from recycled paper in Kazakhstan and Central Asia.The Group consists of three companies: Kazakhstan Kagazy JSC, a holding company, Kagazy Recycling LLP, a manufacturer of paper and corrugated packaging, and Kazakhstan Waste Recycling LLP, a company collecting and sorting waste paper. These companies are actively engaged in environmental protection and waste management – two major parts of the “green” policy pursued by Kazakhstan – and have created more than 700 jobs.
Kagazy Recycling is the largest waste paper recycling company and manufacturer of paper and corrugated cardboard packaging in Kazakhstan and Central Asia. Its market share exceeds 70% in Almaty and the Almaty Oblast and 50% in Kazakhstan as a whole. This proves its position as a leader in the paper products sector.
Since its establishment in 2001, Kagazy Recycling has been successfully producing a wide range of corrugated paper, cardboard and packaging for various products. The company’s services include: selection of corrugated cardboard, design and graphics of packaging, palletization patterns and optimum transportation methods for products.
The company’s advantages include up-to-date cutting-edge equipment manufactured in Germany, France, Sweden and Switzerland, combined with the best recycled fibre practices from Eastern Europe.
Kazakhstan Waste Recycling is one of the leaders in collection and sorting of waste paper and other recyclable materials in Kazakhstan; it is the only local company that has waste paper collection points all over the country and partners in several cities in Russia.
The company collects more than 50,000 tonnes of waste paper annually, thus saving about 500,000 mature trees or 10 square kilometres of forests. Kazakhstan Waste Recycling collects used newspapers, books, magazines, leaflets, Tetra Pak cartons, flat and corrugated cardboard (boxes) and plastic bottles.
Kazakhstan Kagazy is a unique group committed to the principles of environmental and social responsibility and successfully operates a vertically integrated business from the collection of waste paper to the manufacturing of finished products.