Innovation of Tourism Supply Chain Management: A New Agenda for Optimization. The Case of Kazakhstan

  • Kuralay TUKIBAYEVA Department of Innovation Management Eurasian National University named after L.N. Gumilyov, Kazakhstan
  • Gulnara ZHANSEITOVA Department of Innovation Management Eurasian National University named after L.N. Gumilyov, Kazakhstan
  • Kasiya KIRDASINOVA Department of Innovation Management Eurasian National University named after L.N. Gumilyov, Kazakhstan
  • Alla PRANEVICH Department of World Economy Belarus State Economic University, Belarus
  • Zhanargul SULEIMENOVA Department of Economics Atyrau State University named after Kh. Dosmukhamedov, Kazakhstan
  • Amirzhan TURALIN Department of Economics and Accounting M. Kozybayev North-Kazakhstan State University, Kazakhstan
  • Almagul NURGALIYEVA Department of Economics Kazakh University of Technology and Business, Kazakhstan


Despite the recognition of tourism as a priority sector, the development pace and indicators remain low. Innovation management methods are required that will positively affect the entire industry. The main article goal is to identify the problems of tourism sector development for the positive effects achievement and the system transition to a new, qualitative one, as well as identifying barriers and constraints. The problems raised by the authors in the article require comprehensive study and analysis. The authors conducted a comparative analysis of travel and tourism competitiveness index of the Republic of Kazakhstan for 2017 and 2019 years. The authors also analyzed the main indicators of the development of the tourism sector, financial and economic activities of tourism companies in the Republic of Kazakhstan, studied the tourism potential of Nur-Sultan city and Akmola region. As a result of the conducted research, conclusions are drawn, and recommendations are given.


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How to Cite
TUKIBAYEVA, Kuralay et al. Innovation of Tourism Supply Chain Management: A New Agenda for Optimization. The Case of Kazakhstan. Journal of Environmental Management and Tourism, [S.l.], v. 12, n. 4, p. 1085-1098, june 2021. ISSN 2068-7729. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 14 aug. 2022. doi: