On September 11, the International Exhibition Center «Crocus Expo» hosted the opening of the IV International Specialized Exhibition «Import Substitution», the organization of which has been provided by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation since this year. Within the framework of the event, the II National Forum "Import Substitution" is being held..
The opening ceremony of the exhibition was attended by the Director of the Department of Strategic Development and Corporate Policy of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia Alexey Uchenov. After the grand opening, a plenary session was held under the leadership of Denis Kravchenko, Deputy Chairman of the Committee The State Duma on economic policy, industry, innovative development and entrepreneurship, where Mr. Uchenov also spoke. In his welcoming speech and speech, he noted the successful implementation of industry plans for import substitution, spoke about state support for import substitution projects and about the tasks to be solved in the near future in the field of breakthrough technologies.
In addition, Mr. Uchenov stressed the importance of the Forum for manufacturers and consumers of import-substituting products, the organization of an effective dialogue between federal and regional executive authorities and the business community, the value of the exhibition for expanding business cooperation between the regions of Russia, for promoting Russian advanced technologies, goods, services and promoting investment in domestic industry.
Source: Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation