The Council of Ministers has considered a forecast ofBelarus" socio-economic development for 2017.  In particular, it was announced that it was possible to ensure GDP growth of 1.5%. Thus, next year"s economic growth should be ensured in equal shares by traditional sector enterprises and new businesses with high performance and added value. For example, several companies of theBaranovichidistrict receive a lot of orders due to their active work on foreign markets and reducing production costs. Today, those are the key growth points for Belarusian manufacturers. The task of creating new jobs remains urgent.