A working group to study possibilities on creating Mongolia-EEC Free Trade Agreement

2020-05-25 11:32:28

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The first consultative meeting on setting up a joint working group in charge of studying the possibilities to establish Free Trade Agreement between Mongolia and the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) took place virtually on May 22.

Representatives at the meeting were headed by G.Ulziisaikhan, Deputy Director of Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and A.E.Kudasov, Director of Trade Policy Department of EEC. Official delegates from EEC member states – Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Russia also attended the meeting.

After exchanging mutual opinions on commitment and scope of research of the working group, the sides discussed about some organizational matters required for launching an official joint research. The sides also agreed to organize next meetings in an online format until the global pandemic subsides.