The Republic of Belarus (Belarus) is a country in Eastern Europe
bordering Russia in the north-east, Ukraine in the south, Poland in the west,
Lithuania and Latvia in the north-west. Belarus is located at the crossings of
railways and highways, oil and gas pipeline systems, air "roads", communication
systems between Western Europe and the regions of Russia, Asian countries.
Belarus is the largest industrial center of the region. The main branches are
engineering and metal processing, extraction of potassium salt, chemical and
petrochemical industry, electric power industry, light and food industry, timber and
A wide range of mechanical engineering products is produced in Belarus These are trucks (MAZ, BelAZ), buses (MAZ, Neman), trolleybuses (Belkommunmash), agricultural machinery (Gomselmash). Every 10th tractor in the world is produced at the Minsk Tractor Plant (MTZ).
Belarus has a Belorussian automobile plant (BelAZ brand) - the only one in the CIS countries and one of the world's largest producers of quarry equipment. Every third dump truck, working in the world's quarries, comes from BelAZ. Today dump trucks of the enterprise can be found anywhere in the world where construction or mining machines are running.Belarus maintains trade relations with more than 190 countries of the world, traditionally implements a multi-vector foreign economic policy and actively participates in international integration processes.