MINSK, 3 November (BelTA) - Belarusian enterprises are helping out Russian producers to replace imported components, Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko said as he met with Governor of Rostov Oblast of Russia Vasily Golubev, BelTA has learned.
One of the most important areas of cooperation is industrial cooperation. "We are discussing it with all regions of Russia and with the federal government. We are implementing joint programs to replace imports. it is very important to combine the efforts of enterprises on both sides to keep the production cycles going. We were able to help out many Russian manufacturers who urgently needed replacements for certain units, components, spare parts. A lot of Belarusian enterprises now supply a whole range of various equipment for Rostselmash, an iconic company for your region," Roman Golovchenko drew attention.
Belarusian machine-tool enterprises also supply a variety of products to the Russian Federation. "We have decided to fast-track the development of the machine tool industry. If there is a need for a comprehensive modernization of some enterprises, then Belarusian machine tool builders are able to meet most of the needs for re-equipment," the prime minister emphasized.