The stabilization Fund of food products of the Turkestan region is an operational stock of food products that has a regulatory impact on the agri-food market and ensures food security in the region.

Government resolution No. 145 of March 01, 2010 approved the list of socially important goods, according to which the stabilization Fund of the Turkestan region is formed.

In accordance with the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, only domestic producers can be suppliers of food products.

The purchase of food products is made in strict accordance with the decisions of the Commission of the stable Fund of the Turkestan region, which approve the list, volumes and prices for purchasing products for the needs of the stable Fund.

The purchased volume is sold at the prices approved at the meeting of the Commission for the management of the stable Fund, below the weighted average city-wide sales prices for identical types of food products.

To date, the Stabilization Fund has 5 894,7 tons of goods worth 570,4 million tenge. This is grade 1 flour, potatoes, carrots, onions, sugar, rice, pasta, sunflower oil, salt.

The sale of goods in Turkestan is carried out through 13 social stores and 5 supermarkets.

In addition, in 2021, together with 6 akimats of the districts of the Turkestan region (Sayram, Tulkibas, Shardara, Kazygurt, Saryagash, Keles), outbound trade was carried out in 16 villages.districts. 101 tons of goods were sold to the population for a total amount of 12.6 million tenge.

The issue of increasing the points of sale (shops, supermarkets, trading houses) of food products of the Stabilization Fund of the region is also being worked out.