Today, 6 November, a delegation from the Chamber of Commerce of the Republic of Abkhazia, in Belgium on a working visit, met representatives of the Chamber of Commerce in Brussels. The sides discussed a wide range of issues affecting various aspects of the development of trade-relations between Abkhazia and Belgium, such as: the creation of official representative bodies for Belgian companies in Abkhazia; the establishment of joint Abkhaz-Belgian companies; the exchange of delegations for participating in various international events held in Abkhazia and Belgium etc...
The Director-General of the executive board of management of Chamber of Commerce of Brussels stated that "this meeting is an important step in the establishment of bilateral relations between Belgium and Abkhazia."
President of Chamber of Commerce of the Republic of Abkhazia, Gennadi Gagulia, in turn, acquainted the Belgian side with some historical facts of Abkhazia and described the economic situation in the republic as well as the prospects for business-development in the country.
After the meeting, the representatives of the Chambers of Commerce exchanged gifts.
Information provided by the Chamber of Commerce of the Republic of Abkhazia.