According to the latest data released by the National Statistical Committee, IT accounts for over 80% of all Belarusian services flowing to the United States.
In 2018, the residents of Belarus Hi-Tech Park exported $595 million worth of services to the United States, up 30,7% from the previous year. Total service exports by Belarusian companies to the US reached $712 million.
Some 200 North American companies had existing business deals with the Park’s residents last year.
«It is nice to know that our products, our programmers and our 'brains' are recognized by American corporations. It gives us confidence that our cooperation with the USA will keep up the tremendous pace at which it is currently developing. The pace our exports are growing at is fantastic, ” said HTP Director Vsevolod Yanchevsky in an interview given to the Belarus 1 TV channel.
In the first half of 2019, HTP exports to the US neared $390 million. By the end of the year, the exports may increase by 35%, surpassing the $800 million mark.