Property, Plant and Equipment

Movements in the carrying amount of property, plant and equipment were as follows:

In thousands of
Kazakhstani Tenge
Freehold
land
Buildings Switches and
transmission
devices
Other Construction
in progress
Total
Cost at 31 December 2010 655,455 13,528,338 112,811,815 15,330,937 16,299,687 158,626,232
Accumulated depreciation - (2,826,206) (56,624,432) (10,175,116) - (69,625,754)
Carrying amount at
31 December 2010
655,455 10,702,132 56,187,383 5,155,821 16,299,687 89,000,478
Additions 1,284,175 8,077,526 932,337 3,263,315 17,852,275 31,409,628
Transfers - 1,153,504 10,630,040 312,804 (12,096,348) -
Disposals - (21,572) (91,723) (16,954) - (130,249)
Depreciation charge - (791,828) (16,357,607) (2,758,774) - (19,908,209)
Cost at 31 December 2011 1,939,630 22,646,420 123,271,626 18,715,928 22,055,614 188,629,218
Accumulated depreciation - (3,526,658) (71,971,196) (12,759,716) - (88,257,570)
Carrying amount at
31 December 2011
1,939,630 19,119,762 51,300,430 5,956,212 22,055,614 100,371,648
Additions 53,637 2,815,602 4,016,987 4,576,588 17,451,248 28,914,062
Transfers - 1,631,609 20,384,874 1,397,685 (23,414,168) -
Disposals - (38,529) (45,560) (52,708) - (136,797)
Depreciation charge - (1,050,722) (14,576,172) (3,185,217) - (18,812,111)
Cost at 31 December 2012 1,993,267 27,291,320 148,284,982 23,658,376 16,092,694 217,320,639
Accumulated depreciation - (4,813,598) (87,204,423) (14,965,816) - (106,983,837)
Carrying amount at
31 December 2012
1,993,267 22,477,722 61,080,559 8,692,560 16,092,694 110,336,802

At 31 December 2012, the gross carrying value of property, plant and equipment, which has been fully depreciated and still in use, was approximately 27,007,160 thousand Tenge (31 December 2011: 20,730.913 thousand Tenge).