Russian Business Delegation in Kolkata
The delegation of the All-Russian non-governmental organization of small and medium-sized businesses “OPORA Russia” on the invitation of the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) visited Kolkata on December 15-19, 2017 to participate in the ASEAN Natural & Organic Show. The organizational support was rendered by the Consulate General of the Russian Federation in Kolkata.
Consul General of the Russian Federation in Kolkata Mr Alexey Idamkin, third secretary of the Consulate Mr Mikhail Gusev, Director for East and North East ASSOCHAM Ms Perminder Jeet Kaur, heads of delegations from Russia and ASEAN countries along with representatives of local and international business communities and media took part in the inauguration of the Show on December 15, 2017.
The fair organizers additionally arranged for the Russian delegation seminars and meetings with the representatives of state companies and bodies specializing on the organic farming, as well as with heads of large private firms, such as ELMEC, SREI, Mani Group, etc.
During the meetings the participants discussed issues related to advisory support of the Russian businessmen aiming at doing business in India, including legal, fiscal and accounting issues, possibilities of export of Russian products to India and setting up joint ventures. In the course of the business mission a number of new ideas with a goal of enhancing bilateral business cooperation have been worked out.