The Second Forum of Regions of Ukraine and Belarus was held in Zhytomyr

Delegations from all over Ukraine and from several regions of Belarus came to the Second Forum of the Regions of Ukraine and Belarus, which was held on 3-4 October 2019 in Zhytomyr.

Delegations from 6 regions of Belarus and 22 regions of Ukraine came to the Forum for various events. More than 200 business representatives from the Ukrainian and Belarusian sides have signed cooperation agreements. Together with the representatives of Dnipropetrovsk Regional State Administration, Oleksandr Kolomiytsev, the Director of the State Enterprise “IIC”,also visited the event.

“We see great potential for cooperation with the Republic of Belarus. Our countries have been reliable partners for many years, there are many Belarusian plants, enterprises, companies operating in Ukraine … We have something to offer to potential investors! The most profitable investment projects of the Dnipropetrovsk region and a reliable territory for running business – industrial park “Pavlograd””,- says Oleksandr Kolomiytsev.

On exhibition of large-sized equipment it was presented the best products of Belarusian and Ukrainian enterprises –  75 exhibits, including new items. The Belarusian side was represented by 15 manufacturers, the Ukrainian side by ten.

During eco forum environmental issues, Antarctic research, organic production and space systems were discussed.

“Ecology is something that interests almost every inhabitant of the Earth in the 21st century.. We must not only talk about the problems, but also solve them. There are many investment projects in the field of industry or alternative energy in the SE “IIC”, which are absolutely “eco” and can be very useful for our country”,- said Oleksandr Kolomiytsev.

In October 2018 the First Forum of the Regions was successfully held in Gomel, Belarus, where about 130 bilateral agreements for $ 100 million were signed between our countries. In total, the turnover for 2018 amounted to $ 5.5 billion!

We hope that this year’s forum will bring even better results in the development of relations between our countries in economic, political and cultural spheres!