Contracts worth $55 million have been signed as a result of the first day of the Belarusian delegation's visit to Azerbaijan, BelTA learned from Chairman of the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BelCCI) Mikhail Myatlikov on 18 May, APA reports.
According to the source, a business meeting of representatives of Belarusian and Azerbaijani companies took place on 18 May. A number of contracts worth a total of about $55 million were signed. New contacts are being established. Mikhail Myatlikov said he expects more contracts to be signed within the next few days.
In his words, the main contracts focused on woodworking. OAO Mostovdrev and ZAO Sosna signed contracts on the delivery of plywood ($17.9 million), MDF boards, LMDF boards ($14.4 million), laminate flooring ($7.4 million), and timber ($2.1 million). OAO FanDOK and ULU GOUYCHA Ltd signed a contract on plywood supplies ($5.3 million). The management company of the holding company Belorusskie Oboi and OOO SN-Poligraf signed a contract on deliveries of three-layer cellulose-coated cardboard.
Food was another area of interest. Commercial contracts were signed between OAO Lida Milk Plant and OOO PFC AZ on deliveries of powdered milk products ($2 million) and between Volkovysk-based OAO Bellakt and LLC Jasmin Trading on deliveries of baby food and specialized food for pregnant women and nursing mothers ($1.2 million).
Belarusian Glass Company and OOO Inci Kristal signed a contract on deliveries of glass and crystal products made by OAO Neman Glassworks ($1 million). A number of other contracts on selling various products to Azerbaijan were also signed.