Opening of Belarusian consulate in Marseille

Opening of Belarusian consulate in Marseille

The export-oriented economy of Belarus needs markets for the products and appreciated partners.

Provence, Cote d'Azur in France is a tourist's dream, and Marseille is the heart of these romantic places. It is an important economic center where Belarus will be represented by an honorary consul. Having received the mandate of the honorary consul and the state symbols of Belarus, Monsieur Fabrice Raoul began his work.

What is associated with Marseille? Port life, the Chateau d'If from the novel by Alexandre Dumas, Taxi by Luc Besson and, of course, Marseillaise is the anthem of the French Republic. The Marseilles also have associations with Belarus now.

Fabrice Raoul has represented Belarus in Marseille since the end of 2017. His consular district will cover 5 departments of the Provence-Alps-Cote d'Azur region.

The Belarusian consulate became the 75th consulate in Marseille. It is the trading gate of Europe, the largest port of the Mediterranean, one of the largest industrial, scientific and cultural centers of France.

Pavel Latushko, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to the French Republic, Ambassador to Spain and Portugal concurrently:
Marseille is the most ancient city in France and the second largest in population. Opening of the Belarusian consulate in Marseille will promote the development of interregional relations between these countries.

Belarusian consulates have also opened in Lyon and Bordeaux over the past two years.

The trade between Belarus and France has increased by 1.5 times over three quarters this year.

Fabrice Raoul is an authoritative businessman, his opinion is very important in the Marseille mayor's office.

Fabrice Raoul, Honorary Consul of Belarus in Marseille (France):
I will be happy to advertise your country. Due to the favorable geographical position of the country, you could quickly deliver your products. And the factories are impressive.

I think the Belarusian government has done a great job of reconstructing and renovating textile industries. And now we need to give more information to the French businessmen about the quality of products and the opportunities for working with Belarus.

French businessmen will visit Belarus, and Belarus will present the investment opportunities in Marseille these days.

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Открытие почетного консульства Беларуси в Марселе

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Открытие почетного консульства Беларуси в Марселе

Открытие почетного консульства Беларуси в Марселе

Открытие почетного консульства Беларуси в Марселе