Both sides keen to co-operate
Belarus and Syria are working on the creation of MAZ machinery assembly production
This was discussed at the meeting between the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Syria, Alexander Ponomarev, and the Syrian Industry Minister and Co-Chair of the Joint Belarusian-Syrian Commission on Trade-Economic and Technical Co-operation, Kamal Eddin Tu’ma and the Chairman of the Commission for Planning and International Co-operation of Syria, Khuder Qais.
The Belarusian representatives attending the meeting were business executives. The press service revealed, “The major topic under discussion was issues of export crediting of MAZ automobile machinery supplies to Syria. The two sides have confirmed their interest co-operating further, aiming to renew the supplies of Belarusian automobile machinery to the Syrian market and set up an assembly production of Belarusian machinery in Syria in the future.”
They also exchanged opinions on the fulfilment of separate agreements, reached in April 2015 during the session of the Belarusian-Syrian Inter-governmental Commission on Trade-Economic and Technical Co-operation.
By Taisia Azanovich