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Coronavirus – Szijjártó: Hungary, Slovakia Seek to Continue Smooth Economic Cooperation

MTI-Hungary Today 2020.03.28.

Hungary and Slovakia will continue to build smooth economic ties in future, Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó said on Friday, after talks with Richard Sulik, Slovakia’s new economy minister.

“We agreed… that we will continue to promote the free flow of goods across the border,” Szijjártó said, adding that Slovakia was Hungary’s third largest trade partner, the turnover of bilateral trade reaching 10 billion euros last year.

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“Fast border crossing for trucks is crucial to maintain the operations of the economy and ensure continuous retail supplies,” Szijjártó said.

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