Argentine President spoke about the intention to intensify the negotiations on the agreement between MERCOSUR and the Eurasian economic Union

© RIA Novosti / Tabyldy to Kadyrbekovna in fotobanka of the participating countries of the EAEU. Archival photoArgentine President spoke about the intention to intensify the negotiations on the agreement between MERCOSUR and the Eurasian economic Union© RIA Novosti / Tabyldy to Kadyrbekovna the image Bank

Argentina will work on the intensification of negotiations on the agreement between MERCOSUR and the Eurasian economic Union (EEU), said after talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Argentina’s President Mauricio Macri.

«We are working to bring together our regions and in our interest to advance in the agreement between MERCOSUR and the Eurasian economic Union,» he said.

«Next semester, when we will have the presidency (of MERCOSUR), we take the obligation to contribute to give a real impetus to these negotiations,» he continued.

MERCOSUR — common market of South American countries uniting-Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay and Brazil. They account for 250 million people and more than 75% of the total GDP of the continent.

Members of the Eurasian economic Union are Russia, Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.

Argentine President spoke about the intention to intensify the negotiations on the agreement between MERCOSUR and the Eurasian economic Union© RIA Novosti, Infographics»Big twenty» in the numbers

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