On March 25, 2015, BUCE working group took part in a meeting with the representatives of the business community of Smolensk Region of the Russian Federation. The meeting was organized by the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

During the talks with the head of the Russian delegation – Vladimir Zaitsev, head of foreign relations at Smolensk Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the sides discussed intensification of collaboration within the frames of the Cooperation Agreement signed by BUCE and Smolensk CCI. Thus, a number of Russian companies expressed interest in using BUCE’s electronic platform of industrial and consumer goods for buying Belarusian products and promoting Russian merchandise in the Belarusian market.