4 july 2018
The visit took place as part of a visit by diplomats to the Belarusian capital on the day of celebration of the Independence Day of the republic.
Guests from the USA, Venezuela, Ukraine and the European Union countries got acquainted with the process of creating Belarusian agricultural machinery on the main conveyor of the enterprise. They were also able to watch the manufacture of individual parts produced in one of the machine shops, through which the excursion route at MTW passes.
The delegates, taking the opportunity, also did not refuse to try out the machinery already manufactured, willingly climbed into the tractor and took pictures with it as a souvenir. The exhibition of a wide range of tractor machinery of “MTW-HOLDING” at the factory entrance area interested everyone.
The guests were also surprised by the rich history of Minsk Tractor Works. In the museum of the enterprise, they heard about both the planes assembled here during the Great Patriotic War, and about the tractors that became symbols of entire eras in the life of the enterprise, and about the outstanding achievements of its employees.
After becoming acquainted with the exposition of the museum, military diplomats gathered in the conference hall of the museum, where the General Director of OJSC “MTW” Fyodor Domotenko told foreign guests about the achievements of the enterprise and the extensive geography of sales markets. In confirmation of his words, the guests were invited to watch a film about a Belarusian tractor that won silver in Cannes and gold in Los Angeles as the best corporate video - “Breadwinner”.
After viewing the parties exchanged memorable gifts and good wishes.
“I hope that after visiting our company, you will also assist our people when they visit your countries. I want to wish you and your loved ones health. We will always be glad to see you at our factory,” Fyodor Domotenko said.
“For everyone who is here today, tractor symbolizes peace. It is very important. You help people, facilitate their work ... It is symbolic that during our visit we visit your company, which is connected with the peace-loving policy pursued by the Republic of Belarus with the whole world, ” Alexander Vasilyev, a representative of the delegation said. – Success and prosperity to your enterprise!”
Also, the guests of the company got acquainted with the sights of the territory adjacent to the enterprise and made a memorable photo next to the legendary “firstborn” of the plant in the square of the 70th anniversary of MTW.