Products from Yamal are in demand again on the fair in Saint Petersburg
14:18 15 января 2015
Категории: News in English
The annual Christmas Fair was finished in Saint Petersburg. Its program included charitable activities, performances of creative collectives and skating on the ice skating-rink. Work of trading pavilions was an obligatory attribute of the holiday. Russian regions and foreign countries presented their souvenirs and products in the pavilions.
The enterprises «Salekhard fish-canning plant» and «Yamalskiye Oleni» (Yamal Reindeer) were situated in a small house of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug. Visitors purchased delicacies of fish and venison (reindeer meat). According to the words of employees of the enterprises, this year they sold about 3 tons of fish products and 9 tons of sausages and products made of venison. According to the information given to IA «Sever-Press» in the representational office of Yamal in Saint Petersburg, the Christmas Fair was very popular among town-dwellers and guests. The chairperson of the committee on development of entrepreneurship and consumer market at the government of Saint Petersburg Elgiz Kachayev notes that about 2 million and 500 thousand people visited the fair. The representatives of Yamal note that work on this fair was successful, and they plan to participate in the jubilee 10th Christmas Fair in December.