Enterprises of Ural Federal Okrug will work for development of the Arctic
16:30 16 февраля 2017
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In Yekaterinburg on the 16th of February the plenipotentiary envoy of the President of the Russian Federation in Ural Federal Okrug Igor Kholmanskikh conducted the press-conference. Speaking about the tasks of the plenipotentiary office, he marked development of the Arctic zone among the priorities.
Within preparation for the work of the Arctic Commission, which will take place in late March in Arkhangelsk, it is planned to conduct the sitting of the visiting board of the Military-Industrial Commission in Ural Federal Okrug on the 10th of March. The participants are going to talk about enterprises of defense-industrial complex, their diversification and an opportunity to manufacture their products, which will be in demand in the Arctic region, as the plenipotentiary envoy says.
In addition, as he informs, on the 13th of March it is planned to conduct the joint meeting with the presidential envoy in Siberian Federal Okrug in Novosibirsk. The catalogue of goods and services being manufactured on the territory of Siberian Federal Okrug, which can be required for development of the Arctic, was made there. Completion of such catalogue is taking place in Ural Federal Okrug, as Igor Kholmanskikh says. According to his words, perhaps, by the results of the joint meeting, the two Federal regions will make the general report for the Arctic Commission.