National retailers forum taking place

Economy
batchimeg@montsame.gov.mn
2019-12-16 13:53:08

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Within the 98th anniversary of foundation and development of trade sector in Mongolia, ‘Ikh Khuree-2019’ national retailers forum is taking place at the State House. The forum brought together over 800 delegates from government and non-governmental organizations as well as manufacturers and distributors.


Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh addressed the national forum. The PM highlighted that the Government will encourage traders, service providers and business owners who are legally operating, paying their taxes and creating jobs and wealth. He also stressed that service providers and retailers have to respect customer's interest and avoid from causing risks to citizens’ health and environment.


The national forum is holding discussions under topics such as trade and service sector development, renovation, trend, investment, human resource and tax reform.


Mongolia is engaging trade worth over USD 10 billion with around 150 nations and sales of domestic trade sector reached MNT 21.6 trillion as of 2018.


The Government has adopted and implementing ‘Mongol Export’ program to support study and marketing of products that capable to be exported to foreign markets.