Seminar "Practical Issues of Export Activities" in Novopolotsk

Date: 13 November 2019

A seminar "Practical Issues of Export Activities" was held in Novopolotsk. It has become another event in the series of the local-level seminars within the School of Export project of the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry aimed to provide assistance to enterprises in the promotion of goods and services for export.

Participating in the seminar were the General Director of the Vitebsk Branch of the BelCCI, Natalya Vorobyova, the First Deputy Chairman of the Novopolotsk City Executive Committee, Sergei Semenychev, the BelCCI experts and about 30 representatives of export-oriented enterprises of Novopolotsk.

Opening the seminar, Sergei Semenychev underlined the relevance and timeliness of the BelCCI activities in providing assistance to the enterprises in the district in increasing their professional level in foreign economic activities promotion. Besides, he urged for the deepening of practice-oriented knowledge in the interaction with foreign partners, and for more active interaction with the BelCCI experts.

Natalya Vorobyova informed about the stages of the School of Export project local-level implementation and about the continuation of the project in 2020, presented the opportunities the BelCCI can offer in the fields of Belarusian export promotion, the solution of some problematic issues in cooperation with foreign partners, the provision of targeted information support to the large enterprises engaged in foreign economic activities, and SMEs support.

The BelCCI experts presented the instruments to check the reliability of a foreign partner, the information support means offered by the Chamber, the key aspects of preliminary negotiations, the peculiarities of foreign economic contracts, and the procedure of dispute settlement at the International Arbitration Court at the BelCCI.