She highlighted a sevenfold increase in Russia’s vehicle exports to Hungary during the first 11 months of 2016 and the success of Hungarian drug makers Richter Gedeon and Egis on the Russian market.
Hungary has been Russia’s leading economic and trading partner in central Europe for decades, she said, noting that Russian investments in Hungary has so far totalled close to one billion dollars.
HUNGARY TO BOOST COOPERATION IN SPACE RESEARCH WITH RUSSIA
Hungary’s government decided to intensify cooperation with Russia in space research and the aerospace industry, the official gazette Magyar Közlöny reported.
The government has regrouped 192 million forints (EUR 618,000) in this year’s budget for performing the diplomatic tasks related to such cooperation.