Over 20 business representatives participated in the Constituent Assembly for the creation of the Bulgarian-Azerbaijani Chamber of Commerce and Industry / BATIP /. During the meeting it was highlighted the potential of Azerbaijan in energy and infrastructure projects and the need to create a mixed structure to become a major lobby center for Bulgarian entrepreneurs with business interests in this country. This was announced by the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce.

On the meeting it was discussed the directions of mutual interest such as infrastructure, transport corridors, tourism, real estate, communications, education, etc..

Board of BATIP will include five members. For Chairman of the Board was elected Dimitar Bratanov, president of Sports Service Group, for vice-president was elected Dragomir Kouzov, general manager of Velomania and for Executive Secretary Bratan Bratanov representative of EKORP LTD.