Baku, November 3, AZERTAC
Agriculture Minister of Azerbaijan Heydar Asadov has met with governor of Russia's Arkhangelsk Region Igor Orlov in Baku to discuss ways of developing agricultural cooperation and increasing the effectiveness of agricultural import and export processes.
Minister Asadov hailed economic, political and agricultural relations between the two countries. He highlighted President Ilham Aliyev`s attention to the development of agriculture as the priority sphere of Azerbaijan`s economy.
Asadov emphasized the bilateral meetings held between businessmen as part of the 7th Azerbaijani-Russian Interregional Forum in Baku.
The Azerbaijani minister informed of the country`s export potential. Asadov also proposed exporting agricultural products to Arkhangelsk.
Arkhangelsk Governor Orlov welcomed the Azerbaijani minister`s proposal.
The two agreed to continue discussions on the level of the working group.