Minsk hosted a ceremonial meeting dedicated to the 25-th anniversary since the establishment of diplomatic relations between Belarus and Vietnam. The countries have been actively exchanging high and highest level visits, the economic cooperation has been developing. The parties created joint ventures and assembling plants in machine-building. Supplies of industrial goods and foodstuffs grow. The free trade agreement between the Eurasian Economic Union and Vietnam will allow Belarus to increase its deliveries of meat and milk products, as well as potash fertilizers and petroleum items to the Asian country. Next year, the mutual trade turnover will reach a half a billion dollars.