The Ambassador of the Republic of Belarus to Kenya Mr.Pavel Vziatkin in collaboration with The Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry this morning brought in a delegation of business people to Kenya National Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KNCCI) and were hosted by the Chamber 1st Vice President Dr. Erick Rutto. The business delegation was representing the following sectors: food processing industry (confectionery, oil and fat products, alcoholic beverages, and cannery products), metallurgy, pharmacy, and construction materials.

Dr. Rutto in his remarks stated that Kenya Exports to Belarus was US$408.13 Thousand as at 2020, according to the United Nations COMTRADE database on international trade.

KNCCI also brought in members derived from the sectors of interest to network with the delegation to create new links between the two countries and promote bilateral trade

Embassy of the Republic of Belarus will also be taking part in the 23rd Kenya International Trade Exhibition 2022 is the largest international trade exhibition in Africa for multi-sector products, equipment and machinery. The Trade exhibition is currently taking place at the Sarit Expo Centre starting yesterday 9th June, 2022 to 11th June,2022. The expo will create a platform that will help establish direct ties between companies of the two countries and thereby enhance Belarus – Kenya’s economic relations.