Two dozen regional enterprises presented their products to the Minister of Industry and Trade of Russia Denis Manturov.
The head of the Ministry examined the exhibition of the enterprises of Leningrad region during a working visit to the region. The event was organized at the Volkhov branch of Apatit.
What enterprises participated in the exhibition?
Chemical industry: Attika, PhosAgro, Nokian Tyres, Henkel Rus.
Woodworking: Syassky PPM, Arbor Nova, International Paper, TD TransPak, Remos-Alfa.
Mechanical engineering: Siemens Gas Turbine Technologies, RusKomPolymer, Tikhvin Freight Car Building Plant, Caterpillar Tosno, Vyborg Shipyard.
Construction materials and equipment: ARTEKS, Roca Rus, Heating Equipment, Nord Invest.
Denis Manturov carefully examined the samples of products made in Leningrad region, technologie,s and the spheres where they are applied. He asked the manufacturers not only about technical and economic aspects of their products but also about the current issues.
The manufacturers had an opportunity to ask their questions directly. The Ministry of Industry and Trade will consider the appeals concerning prolongation of the duration of support measures, in particular, within localization of production, protection of manufacturers from the dumping of foreign manufacturers, consideration of fast increase of prices on metal.
In 2020 the volume of investments in Leningrad region amounted to 458 billion rubles, a growth by 5.2%. The growth of manufacturing industries, including those presented at the exhibition, is 100.2%. The efficient work of the economic team of the Government of Leningrad Region was repeatedly noted by the companies during communication with the Minister.
According to the results of three months of 2021, the industrial production index in Leningrad region amounted to 104.4%, and the index of manufacturing industries has increased by 106%.
The exhibition was organized by Economic Development Agency and Industry Development Centre of Leningrad Region.