Updated at 11:30,08-12-2016

Ambassador Surikov: From joining the WTO Belarus will lose more than any

Russian Ambassador to Belarus Alexander Surikov in his video-briefing talk about the prospects of Belarus and Kazakhstan joining the World Trade Organization.

"It's clear, that from this entry it will be more positive for raw materials industries, if to look in whole. Apparently, it will be more positive for Kazakhstan - in the first place. For Russia it will be a positive and negative, because there is also a real economy sector. And there is a negative for Belarus, as you have very little raw materials. Although there are sectors connected with the processing of Russian raw materials. I know, Belarusian side assesses the situation and somewhere in the middle of February this assessment will be", Radio Liberty quotes Alexander Surikov.