The videoconference between Head of Rosselkhoznadzor Sergey Dankvert and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Argentine Republic to the Russian Federation Ricardo Lagorio took place on August 11.
The parties discussed the organizational issues of the planned meeting of the co-chairs of the Russian-Argentine Intergovernmental Commission on Trade, Economic and Scientific and Technical Cooperation Sergey Dankvert and Jorge Neme.
The Rosselkhoznadzor proposed to hold the event in a video format in mid-September this year. The exact date and time will be agreed in the working order.
The meeting will discuss topical issues in the field of trade and investment cooperation between Russia and Argentina.
Ricardo Lagorio also noted that the agenda could include cooperation between countries in the field of science, technology and innovation, which is especially relevant against the background of a difficult global epidemiological situation and Russia's success in developing preventive and protective means for a new coronavirus infection both in the healthcare sector and in the field of veterinary medicine.
In conclusion the both parties expressed satisfaction with the constructive dialogue and showed intention to provide assistance in the successful holding of the meeting between the intergovernmental commission co-chairs.