The state corporation’s portfolio of foreign orders for the next ten years totaled USD 133.2 billion last year, according to the annual report of JSC Atomenergoprom. The latter company consolidates the Russian nuclear industry’s civilian assets. Rosatom’s revenue from exports increased to USD 6.5 billion.
The government of the East African country hopes to receive help from Russian construction companies in combatting their slums problem, Russia’s Minister of Construction, Housing, and Utilities Vladimir Yakushev told TASS during the UN-Habitat assembly held in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi. The minister plans to discuss this issue with Russian developers.
The Russian Export Center (REC) will submit the proposals suggested by businessmen on measures to support exports to the government following the results of the strategic session, Director General of REC Andrey Slepnev told TASS during the session with Russian exporters on issues of developing the second package of regulatory measures to support exports on Tuesday.
The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and the China Investment Corporation (CIC) will set up the Sino-Russian research and technology innovation fund worth $1 bln.
The Press Centre of the Ministry of Agriculture, citing a statement made by Minister Dmitry Patrushev, has published a press release that in the medium term, Russia could be one of the top ten global exporters of agricultural products. In terms of individual products, Russia is already among the top three
According to the press release published by the Ministry of Industry and Trade, in accordance with the report on the results of governmental activities presented by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev in the State Duma, indicators of industrial exports increased in a number of industries last year.
Nowadays, the world economy requires greater state involvement to international investment flows to increase the attractiveness and competitiveness of the country. Therefore, the Ministry of economic development of the Russian Federation, given the best domestic and foreign experience, is currently developing a package of bills that will significantly increase the investment attractiveness of the country.
According to Rostec’s press service, the BrainReader universal neural interface developed by Avtomatika Concern will be promoted in the international market (the company is part of Rostec state corporation). The developer has already filed applications for obtaining permits for sales in Asian countries, and offers have been received from overseas companies, particularly in Indonesia and Malaysia.
The “Octava” plant, Russian developer and manufacturer of communication equipment, is expanding supplies to foreign markets, according to a Rostec report (the company is part of the state corporation).
Last year, the supply of fish abroad in monetary terms reached $2.976 billion, which shows an increase compared to the year before by 22 percent, according to SeaNews material, with reference to FCS data. In physical terms, the volume of exports amounted to 1652.9 thousand tonnes, with an increase of 7.8 percent.
Russia’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports skyrocketed by 81 % in January-February 2019 year-on-year, totaling 9.1 million cubic meters (over 321 million cubic feet) and generating over $1.4 billion in revenues for the country, the Russian Federal Customs Service said.
In 2018, Russia continued to reduce the exports of logs and increase the exports of lumber, according to Lesprom Network. The export volume of these products became almost equal, 19.03 million m3 (-2.1 percent) and 18.7 million m3 (+14.9 percent) respectively, according to the report of Russian forest-based industry in 2018.
Uralmashzavod is ready to offer South African companies modern and high-performance equipment for the mining industry, according to the press centre of the company following the visit of a delegation from the Republic of South Africa, headed by the ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary of the RSA to Russia, Sibanda-Tusi Nomasonto Maria.
China’s authorities intend to develop cooperation with Russia in the sphere of internet trade, space and aircraft industry to double the volume of bilateral trade, increasing it to $200 billion, Premier of the People’s Republic of China Li Keqiang told TASS.
To expand the geography of its foreign projects and increase exports, the power engineering company plans to introduce two new, crucial technologies that are not yet used in Russia.
Russian wheat export prices continued to fall last week in line with global markets, analysts said on Monday.
The products of the Russian shipbuilding industry are set for introduction to the largest Asian market for small vessels. This was announced by Sergey Inyushin, Russia’s trade representative in China, in an interview with RIA Novosti.
Free-trade agreements are expected to be signed between the Russia-led Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) and Israel, Singapore, India, Egypt and Iran in the near future.