Belarus WTO impact assessment and export potential analysis

Client/Funding Institution



The objective of this project is to support the Ministries of Economy and Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus in its dialogue with the World Trade Organisation (WTO) on the accession process and to provide concrete modelling results on the likely impacts arising from implementing the WTO commitments in the country. In addition, taking due consideration of Belarus’s engagement in the Eurasian Economic Union, the identification of focus markets shall encourage Belarus to participate more actively in the economic integration processes and to become a fully-fledged member of the multilateral trading system.


July 2019 - March 2020

wiiw team Leader

Olga Pindyuk

wiiw Staff

Veronika Janyrova

Project Partners

Pohl Consulting & Associates GmbH

Countries covered: Belarus

Research Areas: International Trade, Competitiveness and FDI