BAKU, Azerbaijan, July 13. Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) and Uzbekistan signed a document on additional areas of cooperation to the current plan of joint activities of the parties for 2021-2023,Trend reports via Uzbek Ministry of Investment and Foreign Trade.
The document includes measures for the interaction of the relevant ministries and departments of the country with the relevant divisions of the EEC in such areas as trade, industry, customs and tax administration, technical regulation, sanitary and phytosanitary standards, energy, pharmaceuticals, labor migration and other areas.
In this regard, on July 12 this year, Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzakov received a delegation of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) headed by Chairman of the EEC Board Mikhail Myasnikovich.
During the meeting, issues of interaction between Uzbekistan and the EAEU in the status of an observer state were discussed. The parties stressed their commitment to the principles of mutually beneficial economic cooperation, equality and consideration of national interests, as well as implementation of joint measures to create additional opportunities for Uzbekistan to work more closely with the EAEU countries in investment, trade, economic and transport and logistics areas.