Leadership of Kherson Regional State Administration and representatives of province delegation headed by Erdoğan Bektaş, Governor of Zonguldak province, and Ömer Selim Alan, Mayor of Zonguldak, held an official meeting on November 5, 2019.
Yuriy Husyev, Head of the Regional State Administration, and Mr. Erdoğan Bektaş concluded an agreement on trade, economic, cultural, scientific and technical cooperation. The agreement envisages cooperation in such sectors as transport, trade, agriculture, industry, alternative energy, scientific and technical sphere, innovations, education and healthcare, culture and art, tourism and sports, environmental protection.
This visit will open new opportunities for Kherson business once another extended agreement on interregional cooperation was signed by Viktoria Ostroumova, President of Kherson Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI), Metin Demir, Chaiman of Zonguldak CCI, and chairmen of two regional CCI in Zonguldak province within the meeting. The quadripartite agreement provides for organizing of mutual visits of Ukrainian and Turkish delegations, sharing of commercial propositions and joint holding of events for representatives of business circles from both regions.
Zonguldak delegation also visited state enterprise ‘Skadovsk sea commercial port’. It is planned to restore ferry connection between town of Skadovsk and city of Zonguldak. Mr. Husyev and Mr. Bektaş signed an appropriate protocol on intensions for cooperation that day.
Mr. Demir stressed that it is necessary to analyze the state of the port and provide mutually beneficial proposals for entrepreneurs and investors.
In addition, with the purpose of establishing direct business relations, a B2B meeting was held with participation of representatives of Kherson enterprises and businessmen from Zonguldak province.