Belarus and China are going to increase trade and economic cooperation
06 November 2007
China is going to increase trade and economic cooperation with Belarus. It was declared today in Minsk by prime-minister of the State advice of Peoples Republic of China Ven Tziabao at a meeting with the first vice-premier of Belarus Vladimir Semashko.
Chinese visitor has emphasized readiness of the Peoples Republic of China for a detailed opinions exchange on expansion of export-import communications in bilateral trade. One more prominent aspect - investments, and also expansion of other spheres of cooperation.
As the first vice-premier Vladimir Semashko has noted, $1 billion annual commodity circulation between Belarus and China - "today it already a little, it is necessary to increase trade volume". In his opinion, visit of prime-minister of the State Council of the Peoples Republic of China to Belarus is a good sign. "In good relations between our countries the reciprocity is marked. China is a priority in the politician, economy and other spheres of attitudes for Belarus. Two countries support each other on international scene, and it bears fruit ", - first vice-premier has told. He has emphasized, that in 2007 results in mutual trade will be above, than in the past because 8 months rate results of growth of commodity circulation between Belarus and China has made more than 160 %.
At a meeting parties have discussed questions which, according to Vladimir Semashko, "still brake development of cooperation". As prime-minister of the State Council of the Peoples Republic of China has noted his visit to Belarus becomes an additional impulse in development of bilateral cooperation.