Andrzej Duda, President of Poland, said that being a major importer of Qatari gas, Poland also wants to become a major supplier of its high quality goods and services to Qatar.
“The agrifood sector is a promising area of cooperation,” Duda said at the 2nd Poland-Qatar economic roundtable in Doha on Sunday.
The president said that Poland’s annual liquefied gas imports from Qatar amounted to around 2.1 million tonnes, and that this represented nearly 75 percent of all LNG purchases from Poland to the country. ‘foreigner. “This shows that Qatar is a very important partner in this area,” he added.
Admitting that Poland has recorded a large deficit in its trade with Qatar, Duda said it was either to increase Poland’s exports to the country or to encourage Qatari investment.
“Besides aviation, energy engineering and ICT, the agri-food sector is a promising area of cooperation,” said Duda, adding that Poland could offer high quality food products and innovative know-how for the sector. Qatari food.
Earlier on Sunday, President Duda met with Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Emir of Qatar, and Prime Minister Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al Thani, to discuss long-term energy cooperation.