MINSK, 8 September (BelTA) – A bill on parallel import is going through reconciliation procedures in the government, BelTA learned from Belarusian Antimonopoly Regulation and Trade Minister Aleksei Bogdanov during the international forum Trade Dialogue in Minsk on 8 September.
Aleksei Bogdanov said: “The bill on parallel import in Belarus has been prepared, run by all the interested parties and is going through reconciliation procedures in the government. We hope it will be passed by the end of the year. The adoption of the document will simplify the import of goods, which import into our country has been forbidden due to Western sanctions.”
The international forum Trade Dialogue is taking place in Minsk today. It gathered about 350 people from six countries. The forum's format provides for an open dialogue between manufacturers, retailers, and public catering companies, with the regulatory body taking part in it. The forum is part of the second day of the international conference dedicated to the 30th anniversary of antimonopoly regulation in Belarus.