Countries of the Asian-Pacific region will become key partners of Yamal in 2016
14:11 25 ноября 2015
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Next year Yamal will concentrate work connected with development of international and interregional relations on solving tasks defined in the strategy of socioeconomic development of the region till 2020. This information was given by the first deputy director of the department of international and external economic relations of Yamal Sergey Uramayev.
As he notes, the list of countries-partners of Yamal considerably changed. The Asia-Pacific region takes key positions. First of all, Korea and China. As the press-service of the governor of Yamal informs, it is supposed to conduct visiting activities for strengthening and developing of cooperation with countries of the Asian-Pacific region. In particular, the presentation of economic and cultural potential of Yamal in China and also the visit of the official delegation headed by the governor of Yamal Dmitriy Kobylkin to South Korea dedicated to launch to water of the first arctic LNG carrier of type-size Yamalmax for «Yamal LNG».
European partners also intend to continue mutually profitable relations, and they are ready to cooperation with Yamal. Concluding of the agreement with the Finnish company about delivery of venison for 10 years and also the bargain on delivery of 400 tons of venison by the results of this season confirms this fact.
Next year together with the regional department of agro-industrial complex, trade and foodstuff and the veterinarian service the department will conduct activities directed to increase in number of exporters among companies of Yamal. Potential partners from Sweden, Germany, Norway, Estonia, Latvia are ready to cooperation.
The agro-industrial exhibition of Ural Federal Okrug stays one of the main projects within fulfillment of interregional activities. Next one will take place in September of 2016 in Kurgan.
Work on fulfillment of the state program on assistance to voluntary resettlement of compatriots will be continued next year. During 3 years more than 1000 people chose Yamal the place of permanent residence, 630 people of them already became citizens of the Russian Federation.