8 September 2022

Yenisey Siberia regions investment potential was presented at the Russian-Chinese round table panel discussion

A Russian-Chinese round table panel discussion dedicated to bilateral cooperation in the field of investments was held in Xiamen (Fujian Province, South China) today under the annual China International Fair for Investment and Trade (CIFIT). The event was held in a mixed offline and online format.

Alexey Dakhnovsky, the Trade Representative of Russia in China, addressed the participants of the round table with a welcoming speech: “Investment cooperation is an important and one of the most promising areas of bilateral trade and economic cooperation. China remains a key investment and trade partner of Russia despite the difficult epidemiological and geopolitical situation. The volume of accumulated investments from China increased by 44% and exceeded $3.3 billion according to the last year results.  I am confident that a firm basis has been formed for joint work in the field of investments over the past 20 years and a number of large and promising projects has been implemented.”

The representatives of the Chinese side spoke on the experimental free trade zone of Xiamen during the round table panel discussion, as well as on the conditions provided to its residents. The Russian side presented the investment potential of the regions, as well as projects of a number of companies.

Thus, the projects that are a part of Yenisey Siberia CIP, which are being implemented on the territory of the Krasnoyarsk Region, were presented to the participants of the round table. “Krasnoyarsk Technological Valley” special economic zone (SEZ), a project for creating an international multimodal transportation, logistics and production hub based on Krasnoyarsk and Cheremshanka airports with the granting of SEZ status to part of the territory, and others projects were among the presented.

It should be noted that Chinese partners are invited to cooperate in the implementation of investment projects in the field of logistics, mining, construction, agriculture and forestry, as well as tourism on Yenisey Siberia territory.

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CIFIT is one of the largest global events, it includes an investment and trade exhibition, an international investment forum (IIF), and a series of seminars on topical investment issues and symposiums on the selection of investment projects. CIFIT is traditionally supported by the State Council of the People’s Republic of China. More than 5 thousand enterprises (including online participation) from more than 120 countries and regions of the world took part in the event in 2021, and its expositions occupied an area of 130 thousand square meters.