Meeting with businessman Mikhail
President Aleksandr Lukashenko has met with the businessman Mikhail
Gutseriyev in order to discuss the construction of the Nezhinsky mining
and processing factory and prospects of product sales.
Lukashenko said: “The most important thing I would like to hear from
you today is how the construction our main project – an enterprise to
mine potash sales, fertilizers – proceeds and what prospects regarding
mining and sales of these products you already see.”
Lukashenko continued: “It is very important for us to glue relations of
Slavkaliy with Belarusian Potash Company so that you could enter the
market in a coordinated fashion. Once we commission the Nezhinsky
factory and once we commission at Pripyat (we’ve already opened an
enterprise), we will be virtually the world’s top producer of potash
fertilizers. In other words, we will be able to dictate sales terms. I
would like to get things started in that direction already just like you
and I agreed once. I am interested in this project, in how it is being
Lukashenko also thanked Mikhail Gutseriyev for charity work in Belarus.
“Thanks for the temple. No other Muslim has built an Orthodox Christian
temple for people,” the head of state said. He also thanked Mikhail
Gutseriyev for support for sport and for the school that had been built.