Named a top 10 regions of Russia importing Belarusian goods

According to the Embassy, the top ten importing goods from Belarus, according to the results of the past year included Moscow and Moscow oblast, Smolensk oblast and St. Petersburg, Bryansk oblast and the Republic of Tatarstan, Kemerovo, Kaliningrad, Leningrad and Sverdlovsk region. Their share, say the diplomats, had more than 70 percent of exports to Russia.

And in the top 10 suppliers of the Union state in Belarus were: Tyumen, Smolensk and Moscow region, Moscow and Saint Petersburg, Tatarstan, Perm Krai, Kaluga oblast, Republic of Bashkortostan and Novosibirsk region. They accounted for 73.4 percent of Russian imports to Belarus.

moreover, noted in the Embassy, “the positive dynamics of exports achieved in trade with 49 subjects of the Russian Federation”.

As you know, economic cooperation of Minsk with Russian constituent entities is carried out within the framework of the agreements on trade-economic, scientific-technical and cultural cooperation. Such documents signed about 80 with 71 Russian regions, States in the Embassy.

Besides, according to them, in the framework of interregional cooperation “signed about 400 agreements between the regions of Belarus, the Minsk and the regions, as well as between the Belarusian regions and cities, and Russian municipalities”.

for the purpose of increasing the Belarusian exports, said the Embassy, in 2019 it took more than a hundred visits of delegations from the Republic of Belarus in the Russian regions and 28 of the business meetings of the Ambassador of Belarus in Russia with the heads of constituent entities of the Union state.

Belarusian organizations took part in 220 fairs in Russian cities for the sale of Belarusian products, as well as in 269 exhibitions, forums, presentations in the Russian regions, BelTA reports.