Belarus-Poland seminar dedicated to the packaging market took place in Minsk

On December 4, 2018 a seminar “The Packaging Market in the Republic of Poland and the Republic of Belarus, European Union and Eurasian Economic Union: cooperation opportunities” took place in Minsk. The event was organized by the National Centre for Marketing in consort with the Embassy of the Republic of Poland to the Republic of Belarus.

Delivering the welcoming speech to the participants of the seminar the Director of the National Centre for Marketing Dr.Valery Sadokho pointed out that in the conditions of severe market competition, the manufacturers should pay attention to both the quality of goods produced and their appearance. “Attractive packaging containing all the necessary information about the product plays an important role in the fight for the consumer. In order to make our products more competitive in world markets, it is worth exploring the possibility of cooperation with the Polish business in this sphere,” – said Valery Sadokho. 

Mr. Martin Voytekhovsky, the Deputy Ambassador of the Republic of Poland to the Republic of Belarus noted that within the framework of the seminar the visitors will be introduced to the Polish and Belarusian packaging market and even might come to real cooperation. “It seems to me that we will be able to achieve a lot together in this sphere. Now we have a similar cooperation experience. Now there are Belarus-Poland companies which deliver the produced packaging to a number of countries.”

The Polish and Belarus experts of packaging industry delivered reports during the seminars. The participants of the events were introduced to the modern tendencies and innovation trends in this industry, the safety requirements for packaging in the European Union and many others.

The representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland, Embassy of the Republic of Poland to the Republic of Belarus, Polish Chamber of Packaging, Department of Economic Cooperation of the Polish Institute in Minsk and also the representatives of the Polish and Belarusian business circles took part in the seminar.