The trade turnover of the Nizhny Novgorod region and Belarus may reach $1 billion

© RIA Novosti / Michael Clientgenerated in fotobanken acting Governor of the Nizhny Novgorod region Gleb Nikitin during a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. 26 Sep 2017The trade turnover of the Nizhny Novgorod region and Belarus may reach $1 billion© RIA Novosti / Michael Clientgenerated the image Bank

. The trade turnover of the Nizhny Novgorod region and Belarus by the end of this year compared to last year’s figures may rise by a quarter and to reach one billion dollars, said the acting Governor of the Nizhny Novgorod region Gleb Nikitin.

«We are already demonstrating very significant growth in trade over the past 10 months in 2017 — nearly 40%, to more than $ 800 million. By the end of 2017 actually achieve turnover exceeding 1 billion dollars», — said Nikitin on Tuesday following the meeting with industry Minister of Belarus Vitaly Vovk. The words of the head of the region quoted the press service of the Governor and the government of the region.

According to Nikitin, the structure of trade turnover of the Nizhny Novgorod region and Belarus is dominated by exports of Nizhny Novgorod enterprises.

According Nizhegorodskaja, from the beginning of 2017, more than doubled deliveries of the equipment for the atomic industry of the Republic, 68% were increased shipments of ferrous metals, 55% increase in the exports of electrical machinery and equipment 24% increase in the export of plastic. By the end of 2016 the turnover of Nizhny Novgorod oblast with Belarus totaled 756,9 million dollars (an increase of 50% compared to 2015).

In turn, the head of the industry Ministry of Belarus noted that «the symbolic figure of 1 billion dollars is only the beginning.»

«Given the areas of cooperation that we have discussed today, I am sure that in the near future goods turnover will increase: new jobs in our enterprises, is to improve the quality of life of our citizens», — he explained.

In particular, said the head of the Nizhny Novgorod region, signed a cooperation program between the Belarusian and Nizhny Novgorod automotive industry to expand production and supply of automotive components. According to him, this area has great potential.

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