MINSK, 23 May (BelTA) - Belarusian mechanical engineering company Belkommunmash and Nizhny Novgorod enterprise Burevestnik (Russia) will make trolleybuses together, Deputy Governor of Nizhny Novgorod Oblast Andrei Betin said in an interview to ONT TV channel, BelTA has learned.
“Our delegations have visited a big number of enterprises, including MTZ, Amkodor, various construction complexes. We were once again convinced of the high competence of Belarusian builders. We are planning joint construction projects in Nizhny Novgorod Oblast,” Andrei Betin said.
In his words, 62% of the equipment that is used in the fields of Nizhny Novgorod Oblast is made in Belarus. According to the deputy governor, Belarusian elevators are also assembled in the Russian region. “For example, Mogilevliftmash. There is already a plant to assemble Belarusian elevators in Nizhny Novgorod Oblast, and I would like to see this area further developed,” Andrei Betin said.
Belkommunmash is also among the enterprises with which Nizhny Novgorod Oblast has signed an agreement. “Our enterprise Burevestnik from Nizhny Novgorod is going to establish a joint production of trolleybuses. I think that we will not only keep the bar of $1 billion in trade, but we will also raise it,” Andrei Betin added.