The Russian-Asian union of industrialists and businessmen will tell about the Smolensk region in the People's Republic of China
23.06.2015 The Russian-Asian union of industrialists and businessmen will tell about the Smolensk region in the People's Republic of China
The head of the department of investment development of the Smolensk region Rostislav Rovbel held a meeting with the first vice-president of the Russian-Asian Union of Industrialists and Businessmen (further RAUIB) Margarita Fedotova in Moscow on June 23. Arrangements on signing of the agreement between Administration of the Smolensk region and the Russian-Asian union of industrialists and businessmen, and also about the organization of the Chinese business mission to the Smolensk region became the result of business conversation. The meeting with Margarita Fedotova became the result of extension of contacts that were forged during the Russian-Chinese forum «Great Opportunities for Small and Medium-Sized Business» which was taking place in April, 2015 in Beijing.
The parties discussed the ways of further cooperation of the Smolensk region and RASPP. Rostislav Rovbel told Margarita Fedotova about the investment potential of the Smolensk region, active role of region government body in development of economy of the region and attraction of investments, the state support of business and preferences which big investors can receive in the Smolensk region. The parties agreed that the information about Smolensk region and the opportunities of investment will be presented to representatives of the Chinese business community on RAUIB platforms. Besides, the established cooperation will help businessmen and authorities of the region to receive actual information on potential foreign partners.
The arrangement on signing of the agreement on strategic cooperation between Administration of the Smolensk region and RAUIB has been reached at the meeting. Signing of this agreement will promote initiation, promotion and implementation of mutually advantageous investment projects.
Margarita Fedotova noted that nowadays there is a high interest in goods of the Russian production from the side of the Chinese consumers. «In China there is a stereotype that all foreign is useful and qualitative, - she noted. - Also the Chinese appreciate organic products. From this point of view it will be very convenient to tell about trade opportunities with the Smolensk region at a forum that will take place in Guangzhou in September».
Also the decision on the organization of visit to Smolensk of businessmen from the Chinese Hunan province became result of the meeting. Smolensk businessmen will be able to meet colleagues from the People's Republic of China at the beginning of July. It will be reported later about exact date and conditions of interaction with the Chinese business mission and opportunities of participating in the forum in Guangzhou.
The Russian-Asian Union of Industrialists and Businessmen is created for assistance of realization of state programs and development of wide complex of relationship of the Russian Federation with the countries of the Asian and Pacific Rim; organizations and developments of business projects; assistance to development of the bilateral and multilateral economic relations, improvement of interaction forms. More details about the purposes and problems of RAUIB …
Photo: press office of RAUIB.