On April 14, 2017, after the completion of the First Session of the Tajikistan Japan Intergovernmental Commission, the delegation of the Republic of Tajikistan met with the Executive Vice-President of the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), Mr. Katsumi Hirano. The Minister of Economic Development and Trade, Mr. Nematullo Hikmatullozoda headed the official delegation of the Republic of Tajikistan.
During the meeting, a productive exchange of views took place on the state and prospects for the development of trade and economic relations between the Republic of Tajikistan and Japan.
The parties discussed possible ways of realization of various topical and practical issues on the bilateral agenda.
At the end of the meeting, mutual readiness was expressed to promote the further development of bilateral relations, including the active participation of Tajik manufacturers in the annual international food exhibition “FoodEx Japan”.
The parties also made a proposal to establish an information exchange between the business circles of both countries.