The meeting was chaired by Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Rogozin and Deputy Prime Minister of the Syrian Arab Republic, Minister of Foreign Affairs Walid al-Muallem.
The meeting of the Commission was attended by representatives of Oboronlogistika.
Video materials about the regular sea line for the delivery of cargo to Syria, demonstrated by Oboronlogistika were highly appreciated by the Commission members.
In his speech, Rogozin stressed that: «...a direct shipping line between Russian and Syrian ports is being formed.
Currently, the transportation of cargo... is carried out by Oboronlogistika...».
In the final Protocol of the meeting of the Commission it was noted that the parties agreed to promote the increase in trade turnover through the cargo line created by Oboronlogistika.
As part of the expert consultations and working meetings with representatives of Oboronlogistika a set of talks with members of the Syrian delegation, including the Minister of Transport of the SAR Ali Hamouda and General Director of the port of Tartus Nadeem Ali al-Hayek, as well as representatives of the business community of Syria was held.