Belarusian Foreign Minister Sergei Martynov on August 23 on a working visit to Latvia.
"Martynov will meet with President Valdis Zatlers, Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis and Foreign Minister Ronis AIWASS" — told Interfax at the Foreign Ministry of Belarus.
"It is planned to consider a wide range of development relations Belarus and Latvia, including the possibility of expanding trade and economic cooperation, (…) will exchange views on important issues, "added the press service of the Foreign Ministry.
In 2009in Latvia took third place in terms of turnover all countries outside the CIS, 2nd place — in terms of Belarusian exports.
In 2009, bilateral trade has decreased in comparison with 2008th of 22.1% and amounted to 1.7751 billion U.S. dollars.
Belarusian exports decreased by 22.5% to 1.6585 billion U.S. dollars.
On 1 January 2010 were registered in Belarus 255 organization with capital of Latvia.
Latvia has 631 company with Belarusian capital.