Negotiations between Russian and Chinese companies held at Sviaz 2017

25 / 04 / 2017

The Sviaz 2017 international exhibition, which opened at Expocentre on the 25th of April, was a place for negotiations between representatives of the Federal Communications Agency (Rossvyaz) and the Chinese delegation organized by the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT).

The Chinese delegation consisted of representatives of Shenzhen enterprises. Shenzhen is one of the most rapidly developing cities of China, the centre of IT and telecommunications development. Sixty Shenzhen companies showcased their infocommunication technologies at Sviaz 2017. The group stand was arranged by Shenzhen Association for Science and Technology. Chairwoman of the Association Ms. Zhang Li expressed her hope that participation of Chinese companies in the trade show would promote cooperation with Russian partners.

On the Russian part the participants in the negotiations were representatives of Rossvyaz, Moscow Technical University of Communications and Informatics (MTUCI), Bonch-Bruevich Saint-Petersburg State University of Telecommunications, Russian Satellite Communications Company, Central Research Institute of Communications, Radio Research and Development Institute, Povolzhskiy State University of Telecommunications and Informatics, Courier Communication Central Board, and Popov Central Museum of Communications. 

The Russian participants shared their experience in doing business with Chinese companies and expressed their wishes and specific proposals concerning further cooperation.

Acting Vice-Rector for International Relations of MTUCI Mr. Andrey Mukhanov, for instance, offered to collaborate in training of high-skilled personnel. He said that the Sviaz 2017 exhibition allowed seeing Chinese accomplishments in the infocomm sector. We would like Russian companies to participate in similar trade shows in China, said Andrey Mukhanov.

The parties agreed that after the negotiations each party would put forward their proposals for further elaboration and signing of the corresponding memorandum and cooperation agreements.

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Expocentre Press Service