Belarusian delegation led by Minister of Economy Mr. Nikolai Snopkov was on a working visit to Spain on 11–14 June.
The delegation comprises the Belarusian Ambassador to France and Spain Pavel Latushko, Deputy Finance Minister Maksim Yermolovich, representatives of the Economy Ministry, the Development Bank of the Republic of Belarus, Eximgarant of Belarus, the legal firm Sysuyev, Bondar and Khraputsky. The delegation took part in the presentations of the opportunities in the trade, economic and investment cooperation between Belarus and Spain. The presentations were held in Madrid and Barcelona on 11–13 June. The events of the kind were held in Spain for the first time.
Nikolai Snopkov and members of the Belarusian delegation also held meetings with representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Economy Ministry of Spain, the Spanish export credit agency and leading banks of Spain.
During the visit Eximgarant of Belarus held bilateral negotiations with the Spanish export insurance Agency CESCE — member of the International Union of Credit and Investment Insurers (Berne Union) as well as signed Memorandum of Understanding.
The Memorandum between the export insurance agencies of Belarus and Spain assumes the development and strengthening of cooperation between countries, will allow to increase turnover and stimulates the development of investment projects between the countries.
On behalf of Eximgarant of Belarus the Memorandum signed Deputy General Manager Oleg Aniskevich, on behalf of CESCE — Chief Operating Officer Beatriz Reguero.