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It is continued to develop a cooperation in hothouse branch in the region
 

21.07.2016 It is continued to develop a cooperation in hothouse branch in the region

It is continued to develop a cooperation in hothouse branch in the region

Corporation of investment development of Smolensk region has concluded a cooperation agreement with Association of Greenhouses of Russia. The signature under the final document was affixed by CEO of Corporation of investment development of Smolensk region Andrey Kulichkov and CEO of Association of Greenhouses of Russia Natalia Rogova.

The agreement provides cooperation in the sphere of projects implementation directed to increase of investment, scientific and production and innovative potential of Smolensk region in branches of vegetable growing of the protected ground.

- The signed agreement confirms our mutual interests with Association of Greenhouses of Russia in a question of development of vegetable growing and hothouse branch in Smolensk region. We plan to expand cooperation with the hothouse combines and complexes working in the territory of the region, and also to solve problems of import substitution, - CEO of Corporation of investment development of Smolensk region Andrey Kulichkov emphasizes.

Association of Greenhouses of Russia was created in 1994 by an initiative of heads of the hothouse enterprises. More than 189 enterprises, including 109 hothouse facilities with a total area of winter glass hothouses more than 1500 hectares are a part of Association. Annual production of vegetables makes more than 600 thousand tons during the out-of-season period by the enterprises of the protected ground. The main cultures are cucumbers (70%), tomatoes (25%), pepper and eggplants, green cultures. More than 30 names of vegetable cultures, flowers, mushrooms are grown up.