The BUCE representative participated in the Belarusian-Turkish business forum and in the meeting of the Belarusian-Turkish Business Cooperation Council that took place in the period from 31 of October to 1 of November, 2013 during the VIII session of the Belarusian-Turkish joint intergovernmental economic commission in Istanbul.

The forum included the consideration of the trade, economic and investment cooperation between the two countries issues. The participants of this forum were informed about the prospects and possibilities of electronic and exchange trade instruments use in the process of the trading and procurement operations implementation by the business entities of the Republic of Turkey with the residents of the Customs Union of Belarus, Kazakhstan and Russia.

During the forum the matchmaking meeting between Belarusian and Turkish business circles was held, where the representatives of Turkish companies expressed their interest in participating in BUCE electronic exchange auctions.

In addition during the visit a meeting of the BUCE representative with the Chairman of Istanbul Commodity Exchange, the vice president of the Union of Chambers of Commerce and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey Mr. Ali Kamuro Kopuzo was held. As a result of the meeting the parties agreed on the measures aimed at enhancing cooperation between BUCE and commodity exchanges of Turkey.