Russian regions will present the potential of the SEZ at the Fair of Chinese investments


Russia's trade representative in China Alexei Gruzdev took part in the press conference, devoted to forthcoming Seventh Fair of Chinese investments abroad.

"Eight Russian regions, representatives of special economic zones and Russian companies will participate at the largest investment fair COIFAIR (China Overseas Investment Fair), which will take place on 22-23 October 2015 in Beijing," - Alexey Gruzdev said. COIFAIR is organized by the Chinese Association for the development of enterprises abroad and the China Development Bank with the support of the State Committee on Affairs of Development and Reforms of the PRC. This year, the Russian participation in the event is organized by the Russian-Chinese Committee for Peace, Friendship and Development in collaboration with the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation.

Alexey Gruzdev reported that this year the fair organizers decided to use such format as the country-the guest of honor. Russia will become the first foreign nation to receive this status. The United Russian exposition will cover the area of about 150 sq. m. On 23 October in the framework of the "Russia Day", there will be held a comprehensive presentation, presenting numerous investment projects of different regions of our country.

The trade representative of Russia in China also introduced changes in the legislation of Russia, aimed at attracting foreign investment, establishing a free port of Vladivostok, special economic zones, territories of priority development in the Far East and the benefits, which the foreign enterprises registered in them get.

Specially for the representatives of Chinese business circles, there will be organized a legal workshop, highlighting relevant aspects of investment activities in Russia.