Belarus appoints new ambassador to Turkmenistan
Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Sept. 13
By Huseyn Hasanov – Trend:
Vyacheslav Beskosty has been appointed the ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to Turkmenistan, Trend reports referring to the press service of the President of Belarus.
The mutual trade turnover between Turkmenistan and Belarus amounted to $65 million in 2017, and to $32.2 million in 2018.
Belarus' supplies to Turkmenistan mainly consist of high value-added goods including trucks, special purpose vehicles, tractors, road-building equipment, medicines, woodworking products, and agricultural products.
An intergovernmental agreement on trade and economic cooperation between the two countries was signed in 2014.