Diplomatic relations between the Republic of Belarus and the Republic of Armenia were established on June 11, 1993. About 80 agreements regulating different cooperation spheres have been signed by the countries.
Bilateral high-level visits are conducted on a regular basis. Presidents, Prime Ministers, Ministers of foreign affairs of the two states meet each other regularly in the framework of CIS, EAEU and CSTO.
In 2017, the President of Armenia and the Vice-Chairman of the National Assembly of Armenia visited Minsk to attend the Munich Security Conference Core Group meeting (in October) and the 11th meeting of the bilateral interparliamentary cooperation commission (in September) respectively.
In 2017 the trade turnover with Armenia amounted to 42.7 million dollars; Belarusian export totaled 34.5 million dollars.
In January-November 2018 the trade turnover between Belarus and Armenia totaled 45.8 million dollars, Belarusian export amounted to 34.2 million dollars.
The bulk of Belarusian exports to Armenia accounts for the supply of dairy and meat products, tires, tractors and trucks, furniture and its parts, paper and cardboard, fiber boards, medicines.
Mainly alcoholic beverages, jewelry and medicines are imported from Armenia.
The large distribution network of Belarusian enterprises has been formed in Armenia. There are three companies with Belarusian capital in Armenia.
“AR-BE”, Armenian-Belarusian Trading House, was opened in Yerevan in 2010.