During the visit, the delegation of St. Petersburg in the Uruguay Agreement on cooperation between the Association of Sea Commercial Ports of the Russian Federation and the National Association of Ports of Uruguay, the press service of the Smolny.
On behalf of the Association of Sea Commercial Ports Russian document from the Russian side has signed a member of the government of St. Petersburg, the chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee of St. Petersburg Alexander Prokhorenko from Uruguay — President of the National Association of Ports of the country Alberto Diaz.
The agreement is for five years and calls for the strengthening of cooperation in trade, the exchange of experience and training of qualified personnel, investment cooperation.
During the ceremony, the head of the official delegation of St. Petersburg, the chairman of the Legislative Assembly of Vyacheslav Makarov said that the signing of the agreement will strengthen the interaction and the Russian port of Uruguay. In reply, Alberto Diaz said that under the agreement the goods coming into the Russian Federation, will enjoy all the benefits of transshipment facilities in the ports of Uruguay and get the optimal level of logistics.
The sides expressed confidence that the implementation of the agreement will be beneficial for both the Association of Russian seaports and ports of the National Association of Uruguay.