16 May 2012, Wednesday, 17:42
author: Sergey Zakharov
On May 16 the President of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov has held a meeting with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Swiss Confederation in Russia Pierre Helge, who arrived in Ufa for participation in the international forum “Big Chemistry”.
The public affairs service of the President RB reports it was stated at the meeting that cooperation between Bashkortostan and Switzerland was found on good level and at that Bashkortostan intended to widen this cooperation in many spheres.
For the reference: In 2011 the external trade circulation between Bashkortostan and Switzerland has exceeded 102 million USD. In total volume of Republican external trade turnover Switzerland holds the 22nd place. Four enterprises, established with participation of Swiss capitals, function in Bashkortostan.