15 June 2012, Friday, 12:12

Protocol on cooperation between Bashkortostan and Byelorussia is signed in Minsk

author: Sergey Zakharov

The Bashkortostan President Rustem Khamitov and the Prime minister of Byelorussia Michael Myasnikovich during their meeting in Minsk signed the protocol on further cooperation.

Offers concern deliveries of mechanical engineering production, development of assembly manufactures and industrial cooperation, the press-service of the President RB informs. Within the framework of the signed protocol the project of the organisation of Bashkortostan Trading House in Belarus will be developed. Besides, reconstruction and construction of dairy-commodity farms based on Belarus technologies with delivery of machinery and equipment manufactured in Belarus, and also continuation of work on introduction in Bashkortostan agriculture technologies of potato cultivation are planned.

— I believe that we should be engaged more in investment cooperation, investment policy. In addition we have many joint projects in the field of agricultural production and industry. And we will ask you about closer cooperation in manufacture of hydrocarbon process products, gas, oil. We are very interested in it and ready to invite your companies as co-investors to realise our joint projects. I think, that here there could be many joint projects – both agricultural and investment ones, — Michael Myasnikovich underlined.

— Relations of manufacturers, enterprises, business communities of Bashkortostan Republic and Byelorussia should strengthen. We for half-day of work defined tens of directions where it is possible to move forward. These are agriculture, mechanical engineering, issues connected with electric transport manufacture, co-production of tractors and so on. The republic with pleasure would work today with business of Byelorussia in the sphere of processing, mining operations, processing of wood resources. It is interesting for us to work in common in the field of agriculture. I can publicly state that Byelorussian achievements in agricultural science, agricultural production impressed us greatly. We would like to create joint ventures on manufacture of machinery, equipment, introducing Byelorussian technologies in Bashkortostan Republic. There are a lot of directions for cooperation, — Rustem Khamitov marked.

He also said about necessity of cooperation in the sphere of culture.