On June 23, on the sidelines of the 16th Meeting of Council of Heads of State of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, the third trilateral meeting of between the Heads of State of Mongolia, the Russian Federation and the People's Republic of China has been held.
The first ever meeting of the state heads of the three countries took place at initiative of President of Mongolia Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj in September 2014 in Dushanbe, Tajikistan and the second meeting was hosted in July 2015 in Ufa city, Russia.
The three state heads reviewed and agreed to deepen cooperation in economic, infrastructure, transit transportation, energy, tourism, and border ports.
The presidents also signed an agreement on implementing the Programme to create an economic corridor linking China, Mongolia and Russia and mutual recognition of the result of custom control inspections of particular categories of goods. Trilateral cooperation was an important step to a new level.