German Mechanical Engineering Industries Welcomed by RF Ministry of Industry & Trade

May 27, 2015

RF Industry and Trade Ministry meets with German industry group VDMA President Reinhold Festge

During their meeting, management of the RF Ministry and VDMA discussed questions regarding the current state of relations between the Russian Federation and the Federal Republic of Germany in the field of industrial cooperation, as well as prospects for further cooperation in the new industrial policy of Russia.

The importance of the bilateral relations highlighted the readiness to continue further cooperation in the field of mechanical engineering. “Germany is one of Russia’s main partners in Europe, the major supplier of modern technology and is the largest business community in our country.  Russia is open and ready for equal and mutually beneficial partnership with Germany and the European Union as a whole “, – said Denis Manturov.

The sides also exchanged views on aspects of import machinery products, opportunities to attract German companies as residents in the special economic zones.

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Photo: Paul Ptitsyn