Turkish trade minister to visit Bulgaria in bid to boost bilateral ties
ISTANBUL - Anadolu Agency
During the two-day visit, a delegation of some 200 businesspeople will accompany Pekcan, said a ministry statement on Nov. 17.
Pekcan was scheduled to meet with Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov, Economy Minister Emil Karanikolov, and Finance Minister Vladislav Goranov.
At the meetings, topics will include bilateral trade and investments, construction services, cooperation with third countries, and customs and transportation problems.
Pekcan and Karanikolov were also slated to sign a cooperation agreement between the two countries’ investment offices.
In the first nine months of 2018, bilateral trade topped $3.8 billion.