Incoming Serbian Ambassador in Baku Nebojsa Rodic has hailed Azerbaijan`s importance as an important energy supplier of Europe as he made remarks in an interview with Serbian “b92” news portal, SIA reports quoting the AzerTac.
The Ambassador said Azerbaijan enjoys growing strategic importance for Europe. “The issue became topical in light of Europe`s needing alternative gas sources.”
“Azerbaijan is one of the world`s five emerging energy markets,” said Mr. Rodic.
He praised Serbian-Azerbaijani economic relations, saying: “We have signed a total of 24 bilateral agreements so far.” Our countries enjoy growing trade.”
“The joint business forum that will be held in Baku next year will focus on the expansion of trade and economic cooperation.”
The Ambassador also hailed military and defence industry cooperation between Serbia and Azerbaijan.
Mr. Rodic said the Serbian government has always attached particular attention to building close relations with Azerbaijan.