Momirovic: Serbia boosting economic cooperation with Turkey, Bulgaria

BELGRADE - Trade with Turkey is growing steadily and it reached 2.3 bln euros last year, making the country Serbia's eight-largest trade partner, Serbian Minister of Internal and External Trade Tomislav Momirovic said at a Balkan economic summit on Thursday.

That is additional motivation for Serbian companies to boost exports to the 80-million-consumer market, Momirovic said.

"At the same time, bilateral cooperation with Bulgaria has been growing continuously in the past ten years, reaching 1.8 bln euros in 2023. Implementation of joint projects - in energy and transport in particular - such as TurkStream and the Serbia-Bulgaria gas interconnector, is of great importance for our further economic development," Momirovic said.

Besides bilateral cooperation, Serbia attaches great significance to regional economic ties, and initiatives such as the Alpine-Western...

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