The agreement on deliveries of venison from Yamal to the European market was signed in Berlin
15:15 23 января 2017
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Within the working visit to Germany the governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Dmitriy Kobylkin presented the key region of the Arctic zone of Russia. The meeting with business circles of Germany took place in the Russian Trade Representation with participation of a trade representative of the Russian Federation in Germany, potential and long-term partners of Yamal, as the press-service of the governor of Yamal informs.
Dmitriy Kobylkin thanked the permanent partners from the companies “Gazprom”, “Wintershall”, “Köver”, all representatives of business community interested in development of bilateral relations for international cooperation. In details he told about potential and strategy of development of the arctic region, presented new investment projects, informed about startups of new large main fuel and energy objects of the companies “Transneft” and “Gazprom” with participation of the President of the Russian Federation.
As Dmitriy Kobylkin notes, oil and gas complex stays an important component of stability of the country, and Yamal plays the key role. The basic part of the whole work of “Gazprom” is conducted in Yamal. Last year the company delivered the record amount of gas to Europe – 175 milliard cubic meters. Consumers in Germany received its considerable part. Processing of hydrocarbons is being dynamically developed, and a new logistic model is being formed in Yamal additionally to extraction.
Dmitriy Kobylkin also gave information to the German colleagues about terms of fulfillment of large industrial and infrastructural projects, clear and long-term conditions for potential investors. The participants of the meeting shared their opinions, including on humanitarian cooperation in the sphere of scientific researches, having marked a successful example of international cooperation of Yamal. They paid attention to the issue of development of arctic agro-industrial complex and attractiveness of traditional lifestyle of indigenous peoples of the North. Also they marked growing popularity of ethnic and ecological tourism. Last year the Yamal Arctic welcomed more than 100 thousand travelers, including foreign ones.
In the conclusion of the presentation the head of the arctic region invited the foreign colleagues to Yamal. “You will see hospitality of northerners, uniqueness and beauty of nature of the Russian Arctic, how many opportunities it opens for friends and good partners”.
At once after work of the dialogue platform the sides signed the agreement on deliveries of reindeer meat to the European market. At the presence of the governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug and the trade representative of the Russian Federation in Germany the document on intention was signed by the head of the administration of Priuralskiy district Ivan Sakal and the director of the firm “P.Köver e.K” Peter Köver.
Deliveries of reindeer meat in the amount up to 100 tonnes will be fulfilled by the municipal unitary enterprise “The meat-processing complex “Payuta” of Priuralskiy district according to all rules and standards of quality of the country-importer – Germany. The agreement came into force, starting from the 23rd of January.