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In Minsk, summed up the prestigious Republican competition “Best exporter”, reports channel “MIR 24”.
Among the winners of 22 companies. And it is not only known in the CIS producers of milk and meat products. Also represented engineering, high technology, education and healthcare.
In the economy of the country, the finalists for last year earned nearly $ 15 billion, which is about 30% of the total Belarusian exports. According to the organizers, the competition was the category “small and medium business”.
“25% of non-oil exports is a private sector. It is a small company. They are flexible, they are mobile. There sometimes runs 30-40 employees, but they make a very considerable contribution. Given the fact that we work in the framework of the seventh decree, and new measures to support small and medium-sized businesses, our goal is to bring them at export destinations”, – said the Chairman of the Belarusian chamber of Commerce and industry Vladimir Ulakhovich.
Belarusian companies export their products in nearly 180 countries. Over the past year managed to enter 20 new markets.