The Roscongress Foundation and JSC Russian Export Center (REC) signed an agreement in Moscow on cooperation in the marketing promotion of Russian exports, business, sport, tourism, and culture.
The document stipulates that the two organizations will join efforts to develop the national and export umbrella brand ‘Made in Russia’ in an effort to promote certain business sectors and Russian companies and also increase the number of export-oriented enterprises.
In particular, the parties have agreed to cooperate in the following areas:
- marketing support for companies (goods and services), export, manufacturing, cultural, sports, tourism, and regional brands as well as Russian experts who specialise in education, science, manufacturing, services, and information technologies;
- cooperation in forming a positive image of Russian manufacturers engaged in export activities as well as Russian exports;
- joint work to develop a strategy and promote the ‘Made in Russia’ national brand project, which also involves support and the promotion of culture and sport as well as educational and tourism services;
- cooperation in organizing information and advertising campaigns as well as exhibition and fair activities.
The Roscongress Foundation is a major operator of conventional and exhibition events.
The Roscongress Foundation was founded in 2007 to develop Russia’s economic potential and strengthen the country’s image by organizing congresses and exhibitions with an economic and social focus. The Foundation develops the substantive content for these events, and provides companies with advice, information, and expert guidance, as well as offering comprehensive evaluation, analysis, and coverage of the Russian and global economic agenda.
Today, its annual programme includes events held from Montevideo to Vladivostok, offering an opportunity to bring together global business leaders, experts, the media, and government officials in one place, creating favourable conditions for dialogue and the promotion of new ideas and projects, and assisting in the creation of social enterprise and charity projects.
JSC Russian Export Center (REC) is a state-owned institution that provides support for exports and was established with the support of the Russian government. It offers a specialized one-stop-shop for exporters, providing financial and non-financial support, and interacting with relevant ministries and agencies. As part of establishing the one-stop-shop service, the Russian Export Center was integrated with the Russian Agency for Export Credit and Investment Insurance (EXIAR) and JSC Roseximbank. The REC provides a wide range of services to producers of non-energy products at all stages of the export cycle, interacts with the relevant executive authorities, prepares proposals for improving business activities as regards exports and foreign economic activities, regularly interacts with representatives of the business and expert community, and contributes to overcoming barriers and the elimination of ‘systemic’ restrictions. Detailed information is available on the website of the Russian Export Center: http://exportcenter.ruREC Group on social media: https://www.facebook.com/exportcenter.ru/?fref=ts https://new.vk.com/exportcenter https://twitter.com/exportcenter_ru https://www.instagram.com/russian_export_center Additional information for the media: Roscongress Foundation Press Service Tel. +7 (812) 406 7709 Email: email@example.com External communications JSC Russian Export Center tel.: +7 (495) 937-4742 tel.: +7 (495) 937-4747 (ext. 6652, 6654) fax: +7 (495) 937-4741 Pr@ExportCenter.ru www.ExportCenter.ru