The organization has already reached its initial goals and improved its international standing. It has achieved meaningful results in such areas as economy, regional security and culture. Today numerous thematic events aimed at expanding international contacts are held under the aegis of the SCO, Sergei Rumas said.
Containers on the way between China and Europe are loaded primarily with computer equipment, cars and components, water filtering and purification equipment, mineral wool products, paints and varnishes.
According to Belarus' vice premier, “the supplies of oil products will be increased by 10% as against 2017.” This is enough for Belarus to have its oil refineries operate at full capacity and to ensure the adequate output to maintain the required GDP growth rate.
Rosselkhoznadzor lifted the restrictions from four Belarusian dairy enterprises and one meat-processing plant, including Molochny Gostinets, Molochny Mir (whole-milk products), Detskoselsky Gorodok (pasteurized milk), Minsk Dairy Plant No. 1 (drinking milk), and Stolbtsovsky Meat Cannery (beef).
Kazakhstan advocates the construction of Eurasian high-speed railway mainline along the route Beijing-Astana-Moscow-Berlin. This project would bring together the promising cooperation formats of the SCO, the Eurasian Economic Union and in the future the European Union.
The top distributor of Belarusian petrochemical products in Russia – Belneftekhim-ROS – signed over RUB6 billion worth of contracts, RUB80 million up from the previous forum of regions of Belarus and Russia.
Belarus Deputy Prime Minister Igor Lyashenko also said that Moscow and Minsk will begin consultations on the compensation for the losses incurred by the Belarusian budget from the tax maneuver on 1 November.