MOSCOW, 21 July (BelTA) – The Eurasian Intergovernmental Council meeting will take place in-person in Cholpon-Ata, Kyrgyzstan on 19-20 August, official representative of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) Iya Malkina told a briefing on 21 July, BelTA has learned.
According to Iya Malkina, the heads of government of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) countries will consider the issue of aligning unilateral non-tariff measures, set for the export of goods, and also export customs duties. The participants of the meeting are expected to discuss measures of insurance support for mutual and foreign trade of the EAEU countries. The issue of setting up a Eurasian regional accreditation organization in conformity assessment will be considered as well.
“Members of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council are expected to discuss two documents: a road map on the implementation of the main areas and stages of the EAEU coordinated transport policy for 2021-2023, and a road map for developing a common market of organic agricultural products within the Eurasian Economic Union,” the EEC official representative said.
The EEC will also present several reports at the meeting: on the progress made in the development of the common EAEU oil and oil products market in 2020, on the progress made in the development of the common EAEU gas market in 2020, and the annual EEC report on monitoring the regulatory impact assessment of the commission's draft decisions in 2020.
“The agenda also includes promotion of integration projects as part of the EAEU aligning with China's Belt and Road initiative,” Iya Malkina added.