Foreign Ministry Council of Exporters Held at National Marketing Center

Another meeting of the Council of Exporters under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus on export diversification and implementation of Decree of the President of the Republic of Belarus dated November 14, 2019 No. 412 “On Export Support” was held at the National Center for Marketing.

“Previously, state support for the participation of Belarusian enterprises in national foreign exhibitions was expressed in co-financing only non-equipped exhibition space (and other expenses were borne by the participants), now, thanks to the new Decree “On Export Support”, exhibitors will be reimbursed up to 50% of all costs,” explained Director of the National Center for Marketing Valery Sadoho. “This opens up new opportunities for the development of foreign markets.” He also added that the National Center for Marketing is currently studying the demand in the segment of foreign exhibitions for 2020 among Belarusian enterprises in order to form exhibition events taking into account their wishes.

The meeting was attended by the Deputy Head of the Department of Internal Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Yaroslav Mitskevich, representatives of the Gosstandart, the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Industry of the Republic of Belarus, Belneftekhim, Bellegprom and other interested ministries and departments of our country.

In the mode of videoconference, participation in the event of the Brest, Vitebsk, Gomel, Grodno and Mogilev regional executive committees was also organized.