In the period from November 26 to 27, 2017, United Arab Emirates hosted a full-scale business mission of Russian export-oriented companies which was held as part of the 7th meeting of the Intergovernmental Russian-UAE Commission on Trade, Economic and Technical Cooperation.
The opening ceremony of the business mission was attended by Denis Manturov, the Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Foreign Minister of the United Arab Emirates, Pyotr Fradkov, Head of REC Group.
"We discussed promising trends in the Russian-UAE trade and economic cooperation as well as opportunities to support joint projects by the Russian Export Center Group. The key part of the business mission is B2B meetings at which Russian participants could exchange contacts with potential partners from the Emirates."
The business mission consists of more than 40 Russian companies representing various industries, mainly information technologies, food industry, construction, oil and gas engineering. It includes amongst others: United confectioners, Info Watch, Russian Equity Investment Fund, 3DiVi, INTRA Services Company.