French company eager to cooperate with Belarus in flax industry


A big French company has put forward a proposal for Belarus to implement a joint project in flax industry, Deputy Agriculture and Food Minister of Belarus Vasily Pavlovsky told a press conference on 28 April.

The French company offers its technologies and equipment. The company is also ready to sell finished short flax fiber. Belarus has already negotiated with France on the issue, the next round of talks will take place in two weeks. “I think we will conclude an agreement. Both of us have new technologies,” Vasily Pavlovsky said.

Moreover, Belarus has recently held talks with Chinese specialists to open a joint venture in vegetable industry. On 27 April Belarusian specialists met with Poland’s seed growing company to discuss the creation of a joint seed growing enterprise.

According to www.belta.by