National Exposition of the Republic of Belarus at AgroActiva international agricultural exhibition in Argentine

Date: 26-29 June 2019

The National Exposition of the Republic of Belarus has been organized within the 25th International Agricultural Exhibition AgroActiva in Armstrong (Argentine Republic).

The exposition has been organized by the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Co-organizers are the Ministry of Industry, the State Committee on Science and Technology, the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, Belgospischeprom Concern, regional executive committees. The exposition operator is Belinterexpo exhibition unitary enterprise of the BelCCI. The event is held under the assistance of the Embassy of the Republic of Belarus in the Argentine Republic.   

The official opening of the National Exposition was attended by the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Argentine Vladimir Astapenko, Deputy Chairman of the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus Sergei Kalechits, Deputy Chairman of the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Andrei Shakhanovich, Deputy Chairman of the AgroActiva Organizing Committee Daniel Villalon.

Participating in the Belarusian exposition are 18 enterprises and organizations that demonstrate agricultural machinery, R&D results in agriculture, food products, packaging materials. The list of exponents include Minsk Tractor Works, the Academy of Sciences subsidiary research institutes, the Ministry of Education and its universities, a number of producers of food products and beverages.

Within the exposition business programme a round-table discussion between the universities of Belarus and Argentine was held as well as the Business Day of the Republic of Belarus. The participants of these events discussed prospects for further cooperation in the fields of science and education; presentations of the trade, economic and investment potential of Belarus and exponent enterprises were delivered.

AgroActiva is the largest exhibition in Latin America. The exposition area is 3 mln, the number of visitors exceeds 200 thousand.