6. I.I.Scherbo, the Minister of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Belarus. Main Directions of Widening and Deepening Cooperation Between Belarus and Latvia in the Logistics Field.

Trade and economic relations between Belarus and Latvia have developed historically, and currently they are developing dynamically. For example, during 2004-2010 (since May 2004, when Latvia joined the European Union) the mutual trade turnover between Belarus and Latvia rose from 395.0 to 1026.4 million US dollars or in 2.6 times (see Figure 1).

Products such as medicines, fish, various equipment, instruments, medical equipment, chemical and light industry products dominate the majority of Belarus imports from Latvia.

Belarusian exports to Latvia predominantly are petroleum products, ferrous metals and items made thereof, products of forestry, wood pulp and paper industry, tractors, cars, equipment, tools, products of light and food industries, construction materials.

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