Today ends the visit to Minsk on Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Today, the Syrian delegation participates in a meeting of the Board of bilateral business cooperation.
Raw is very interested in the presence on the market of the Customs Union of Belarus, Kazakhstan and Russia. Said yesterday, Syrian President Bashar Assad at a meeting with the head of the Belarusian government Sergei Sidorsky.
"We have one big question — is the accession of Syria to the free trade zone between Belarus, Russia and Kazakhstan — said the president of Syria. — We want to get your support in this issue, as this will contribute to the expansion and strengthening of trade and economic relations our and your region. "
According to the Syrian president, in these two regions are approximately 250-300 million people, and it's a huge market.
"Belarus and Syria could become a kind of door on the market — each in its own region," — said Assad.
Prime Minister of Belarus, referring newly created Customs Union, proposed by the Syrian side of a Belarusian territory pharmaceutical production, only to sell drugs produced in Kazakhstan and Russia.
The Belarusian head of government also declared readiness of the Belarusian side to create a number of industries in Syria, in particular for the production of buses, wheeled tractors, dump trucks.