The International Public Chamber (IPC) was invited to present the economic and investment potential of the Krasnodar Territory to the Congress Center of the Russian CCI.
The event was attended by a representative delegation of the Krasnodar Territory led by the governor of the Krasnodar Territory Veniamin Kondratiev, representatives of legislative and executive authorities, the business community, potential investors, academia, the diplomatic corps and the media.
In the foyer of the Congress Center, an exhibition exposition was opened, telling about the investment potential of the Kuban.
This is not the first presentation of the Krasnodar Territory in the RF CCI, the President of the RF CCI Sergey Katyrin emphasized, the Kuban always represents something new, interesting for investors. And its strong positions in agriculture, industry, and tourism remain unchanged.
In the Krasnodar Territory, much attention is paid to modern, new methods of economic development, Governor Veniamin Kondratyev said addressing the participants of the event. He told about the Kuban-2030 development strategy, according to which the regional gross product from the current 2.5 trillion rubles should grow to 5 trillion rubles, which means that the economic growth should exceed four percent a year. The region last year was visited by 30 business missions, in the province there are 300 companies from 30 countries.
Kuban is the province of agriculture and industry, the edge of science, advanced technology and tourism, stressed Veniamin Kondratiev.
The welcoming speech was also made by the Director General of the Association of European Businesses Frank Schauff, who noted that interest in Russia and, in particular, towards the Krasnodar Territory from foreign investors is not diminishing “despite current uneasy relations on the Russia-West line.
In the province, up to 70 investment projects are implemented per year. Among the most interesting, he named the project for the construction of a pectin production plant (investments of 1.8 billion rubles) – up to now, the demand for it has been met by foreign supplies, as well as the biofuel production project (investments – over 2 billion rubles).
Representatives of the Kuban administration answered the questions of the participants of the event.
Department for Development of Cooperation in the Field of Economics, Industrial and Agricultural Productions IPC