Entrepreneurs of the Samara Region Meet with Businessmen from Slovenia
On 12 July 2019, a meeting of Samara business representatives with entrepreneurs from Slovenia was held at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Samara Region, the Russian Federation. The main purpose of the visit was the development of cooperation between enterprises of the Samara Region and the Slovenian business community. The delegation included Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Slovenia to Russia Branko Rakovec and Economic Adviser Jan Sitar, as well as the heads of major Slovenian companies Iskratel and IMPPUMPS RUS.
During the meeting, Samara businessmen had the opportunity to show their products and services to foreign guests. In particular, representatives of the Volgaenergoprom Group of Companies spoke about the Group’s activities, presented new projects, and discussed the details of possible cooperation.
It should be noted that Slovenian delegations have recently made a number of visits to the Samara Region. As noted in the Slovenian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Russian market ranks fourth in terms of the volume of Slovenian foreign investment. In addition to the automotive industry, Slovenia works closely with Russia in the field of pharmaceuticals and chemistry. Negotiations are underway to establish cooperation in other sectors.