Preparations for World Export Development Forum discussed

2022-09-20 12:41:59

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs B. Munkhjin received the delegation led by Mrs. Dorothy Tembo, Deputy Executive Director of the International Trade Center (ITC), who is on a working visit to Mongolia on September 18-22, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

During the meeting, they exchanged information and views on the preparations for the World Export Development Forum, which is scheduled to be held in Ulaanbaatar in June 2023 under the auspice of the President of Mongolia in cooperation with the ITC.

Deputy Minister B. Munkhjin noted that the World Export Development Forum is most significant for our country to recover its post-COVID economy and increase trade and exports. The ministry expressed confidence that it will work closely with public and private organizations to organize this event and achieve certain results.

Mentioning that the ITC is launching the implementation of a project ‘National Export Development Strategy’- a next phase of a Mongolia Trade and Investment Roadmap co-designed with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and MNCCI, Ms. Dorothy noted that the project is important for the development of the Mongolia’s State Policy on trade sector, particularly comprehensive non-mining export policy, as well as an export road map for each selected commodity.

Mr. Munkhjin expressed gratitude for the successful implementation of many projects, such as facilitation of trade in Mongolia, creation of Mongolian branded products, diversification of exports, promotion and strengthening of SMEs, with the support of the ICC.