Online meeting "Belarus – Turkmenistan: prospects for bilateral cooperation"

Date: 30 September 2020

The Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, together with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Turkmenistan, with the assistance of the Embassy of the Republic of Belarus to Turkmenistan and the Embassy of Turkmenistan to the Republic of Belarus, organized an online meeting "Belarus – Turkmenistan: prospects for bilateral cooperation".

Addressing the meeting were Chairman of the BelCCI Vladimir Ulakhovich, Chairman of the CCI of Turkmenistan Dovletgeldi Rejepov, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Turkmenistan Vyacheslav Beskosty, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Turkmenistan to Belarus Nazarguly Shagulyev, representatives of the Ministry of Industry and Construction Production of Turkmenistan, the Turkmen Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, the Rukhabat Textile Complex. More than 50 managers and representatives of the Belarusian enterprises operating in various fields joined the broadcast.

The speakers provided up-to-date information on the development of the Belarusian-Turkmen trade and economic cooperation, the barriers that have arisen, particularly in the logistics sector, as well as the measures taken to further expand bilateral cooperation, increase trade turnover and promote business contacts. There were held presentations of successful business projects of the two countries in the fields of pharmaceuticals manufacturing, industrial production and textile industry.

The BelCCI Chairman Vladimir Ulakhovich noted the interest of Belarusian business community in the online meeting, which means there are good prospects for the development of Belarusian-Turkmen cooperation in all realms. Taking into account that the Belarusian participants represented almost all spheres of the economy and industry, he suggested holding a series of branch-specific online meetings and seminars, where representatives of the business circles of Belarus and Turkmenistan will be able to study in detail the possibilities of mutually beneficial cooperation in specific areas. The offer was supported by the CCI of Turkmenistan and the Embassies.

Representatives of Belarusian enterprises and organizations asked the speakers several questions, the answers to be given shortly upon careful consideration.