Belarus may take part in modernization of Cuban steel manufacturers

10 November 2016

Belarus may take part in the projects to upgrade Cuban steel manufacturers. This issue was on the agenda of the meeting of Belarus' Ambassador to Cuba Alexander Alexandrov with director of the Mexican company BH Equipos de Mexico Jose Gonzalez in Havana, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. “The sides discussed the possibility to purchase Belarusian machine building products for the implementation of projects to upgrade Cuban steel manufacturers, including with the use of the export loans of the Development Bank of the Republic of Belarus,” the press release of the press service reads. The sides agreed to arrange the visit of Jose Gonzalez and other interested businessmen to Belarus. They will get familiar with the Belarusian manufacturing potential and analyze the possibility to use it for the implementation of projects to develop the iron and steel industry in Cuba and in Latin America in general. The participants of the meeting also discussed the organization of the Belarusian-Mexican business forum in Mexico City in 2017. BH Equipos de Mexico implements projects to modernize Cuban manufacturing enterprises, including in the iron and steel industry.