National Exposition of the Republic of Belarus to open in Shanghai

01 November 2006

On November 1, a National Exposition of the Republic of Belarus was opened on International Industrial Exhibition in Shanghai. About two thousand companies including 330 from 21 states participated in the exhibition which is numbered among 10 the largest ones in China.

52 leading companies and organizations of the Ministry of Industry of Belarus, the National Academy of Sciences, Ministry of Education, the concern “Belgospischeprom” and the free economic zone “Gomel-Raton” featured their products on the National Exposition of the Republic of Belarus that covered area of 216 square meters.

 The talks between the Belarusian delegation and the Chinese partners were held before the exhibition, in the course of which the issues of bilateral cooperation were discussed, in particular, the contract on delivery of SIA”Integral” equipment to China was signed.   

The Belarusian delegation is headed by A.Ivankov, Minister of Commerce of the Republic of Belarus, and A.Tozik, Belarusian Ambassador to China. On October 31, A.Ivankov held a working session with the Heads of the Representative Offices of RUE”BMZ” and SIA”Integral” in Shanghai. The talks with Zhou Yupeng, Vice-Mayor of Shanghai, the management of the Bureau on International Exposition “Expo-2010” and the visit of “Shanghai Alcatel Bell” company are scheduled on November 1.

 The exhibition will be open till November 5.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus