Economic growth within next 5 years discussed at industrial and investment forum

17 September 2019

65% of the products of the Belarusian Ministry of Industry are exported to 120 countries. This was announced today by the Minister of Industry Pavel Utyupin at the Belarusian Industrial and Investment Forum. Business meetings with potential partners are expected. The regions of Russia will also present their export potential.

Anatoly Smirnov, representative of the Business Development Agency of Kaluga Region (Russia): “The conditions and the advantages in the territory of Belarus are attractive to our entrepreneurs. Over the past year, our turnover amounted to about $ 130 million. This year, this figure is already over $ 40 million. We are certainly interested in increasing these indicators."

An exhibition of innovative developments has also begun - 150 samples for implementation in production have been presented. There are also new items for the mass consumer: scooters and bicycles. The investment forum will last 4 more days.