Montenegro’s foreign minister arrived in Zagreb on Friday for an official visit. Topping the agenda of his talks with top Croatian officials was the bolstering of bilateral relations.
Foreign and European Affairs Minister Marija Pejčinović Burić received her Montenegrin counterpart, Srđan Darmanović, in Zagreb today. The focus of their talks was on strengthening economic ties.
"We are seeing an upward trend in bilateral trade, standing at almost 200 million Euro last year. And there remains room for cooperation in tourism, transport, energy and infrastructure," Minister Pejčinović Burić said.
For his part Minister Darmanović focused on physical ties between the two neighboring countries. "Another important area for cooperation in the coming period would be to enable better cooperation in terms of infrastructure connectivity, which would boost overall economic cooperation and ties between our two countries."
Minister Darmanović was also received by President Kolinda Grabar Kitarović and Prime Minister Andrej Plenković.