MINSK, 20 October (BelTA) – As many as 57 passenger buses made by the Belarusian mechanical engineering company MAZ were handed over to the municipal transport company Kievpastrans in a ceremony in the Ukrainian capital on 20 October, BelTA learned from the Belarusian Embassy in Ukraine.
Under the contract MAZ will supply a total of 200 large buses by the end of the year.
The ceremony took place in the city Bus Depot No.6 and was attended by Kiev Mayor Vitali Klitschko, a MAZ delegation led by MAZ Director General Valery Ivankovich, and Ambassador of Belarus to Ukraine Igor Sokol.
The Belarusian delegation and representatives of the city administration discussed ways to enhance the bilateral cooperation.
MAZ regularly participates in programs of the Kiev City State Administration to renew the city passenger transport fleet. The last time MAZ delivered a large batch of vehicles to Kiev was in 2017.