After starting up a regular shoe show in Kiev, the Russian organizers of MosShoes in Moscow are launching a new international footwear exhibition for the rapidly growing market of Kazakhstan, one of the wealthiest members of the Commonwealth of Independent States – or former Soviet Union. The new MosShoes - Kazakhstan show will be held next Apr. 17-19 in Almaty, capital of Kazakhstan. About 70 companies from Russia, Germany, Kazakhstan, Poland and Turkey will participate in the first session.