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2019

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First Russian-Chinese Business Forum to be Held in St. Petersburg

On 15 June at 16:30, the Import Substitution and Localisation Centre EC Lenexpo will host the first Russian-Chinese Business Forum. The event is to be held as part of the zero day programme of the 20th Anniversary St. Petersburg International Economic Forum. It is being co-organised by the Import Substitution and Localisation Centre, the Chinese Business Centre, the Chinese Entrepreneur Association in Russia and ExpoForum-International Co.

An agreement between the Export Support Centre in St. Petersburg and the Chinese Entrepreneur Association in Russia will be signed as part of the Forum.

During the business part of the Forum programme, the participants will discuss cooperation between Russia and China and will review the results of efforts made by the Import Substitution and Localisation Centre, Export Support Centre and the Russian-Chinese Business Park.

St. Petersburg government officials, as well as leaders of high-profile associations and unions of entrepreneurs, such as the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of St. Petersburg and the Leningrad Region, along with heads of manufacturing enterprises, will participate in the event on the Russian side.

The Chinese side will be represented by members of the Chinese Entrepreneur Association in Russia, the Chinese Council for Promotion of International Trade, the Chinese Chamber of International Trade, as well as Chinese government officials.

The Forum will enjoy the support of the St. Petersburg Government and the General Consulate of China in St. Petersburg.

Venue: 103 Bolshoi Prospekt, V. O., EC Lenexpo, pavilion No. 4, Import Substitution and Localisation Centre

Media must be accredited:

Editor of the Media Room, Import Substitution Centre, Anastasia Ryabinina, tel.: +7 (911) 171 8088, email: mediacentr@expoforum.ru

06/09/2016