Representatives of Yamal are presenting northern delicacies and tourist potential in Harbin
16:09 14 июня 2019
Категории: News in English
Representatives of Yamal entered the delegation of the Russian Federation that arrived in Harbin (China) at the VI Russian-Chinese EXPO. The annual international exhibition, which traditionally will bring together a large number of countries, regions and enterprises, is starting its work. The total exhibition area makes 86 thousand square meters. The delegation of the arctic region in China is being headed by a deputy governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug, the director of the department of external relations Alexander Mazharov.
At EXPO the representatives of Yamal will present agro-industrial and tourist potential of the region. It is planned to sign agreements in the sphere of development of foreign economic relations and scientific cooperation. Products and services of export-oriented enterprises of the region will also be presented: the production firm “Nyda-resource”, the fishing brigade “Orion”, Salekhard fish-processing plant and the travel company “Discover Yamal”. The famous artist, craftsman of bone-carving Sergey Luginin will acquaint guests of the Yamal stand to northern artistic crafts and will hold a master class on bone carving.
Participation of the enterprises from Yamal in EXPO meets the objectives of the national project for development of international cooperation and exports, contributes to promotion of agricultural products and services of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug on the territory of countries of the Asia-Pacific region. It also contributes to formation of a positive image of the region abroad, development of international cooperation in the sphere of Russian-Chinese relations.
Russian-Chinese EXPO will work till the 19th of June. This year the international exhibition is dedicated to the 70th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between Russia and China. Its organizers are: the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China, the People’s Government of Heilongjiang Province, the Ministry of economic development, industry and trade of the Russian Federation. The business program of EXPO includes the forum on interregional cooperation, the forum of small and medium-sized businesses and a number of events aimed at development of cooperation and partnership in various spheres of activity. According to the information given to the news agency “Sever-Press” in the press service of the governor of the Yamal, in addition to the exhibition and the business part of the forum, Alexander Mazharov will participate in the ceremony of laying flowers to the monument to Soviet soldiers, who liberated Harbin.