24 August 2010, Tuesday, 16:03

Sverdlovsk-Bashkir business forum is held in Ufa

author: Elvira Latypova | photo: presented by the press service of the Trade-Industry Chamber RB

The business forum with participation of business representatives of Sverdlovsk region and Bashkortostan is held in Ufa today. The business delegation of the neighboring region has arrived in Ufa overnight. The negotiations with the potential partners are the main point in the agenda. The visits to two Ufa enterprises – the federal state unitary enterprise “Hydraulics” and JSC “Ufa Engine Plant” (UMPO) – are scheduled on Wednesday.

Sverdlovsk region is one of the leading industrial Russian regions, where metallurgy and metalworking, machine-building and oil-gas industry and many other directions are well-developed.

“The cooperation with Bashkortostan is very active. For the last year our circulation made up 19 billion rubles” – the representative of the Ural Trade-Industry Chamber Vladimir Kidanuk said – “The goal of our visit is development of our relations and reaching of the agreements on a mutually beneficial basis”.

The Ural Trade-Industry Chamber regularly organizes such visits. Today its staff includes about 700 enterprises and business people. Under patronage of the Chamber the representatives of Sverdlovsk business regularly take part in the international exhibitions in China, Germany and other countries and closely cooperate with CIS countries and Russian regions. The Trade-Industry Chamber RB works in the same direction.

The enterprises of machine-building, woodworking complex, the producers of welding materials and equipment, medical and geodesic equipment displayed the interest in our Republic this time, including one of the oldest enterprises in Russia and one of the largest in Sverdlovsk region – JSC “The Ural optic-mechanical plant”. At present time the plant manufactures medical equipment, lighting engineering and various kinds of geodesic equipment.

One more Ural enterprise is the company “Ural Electric Furnace”. It specializes in design and production of the electroheat equipment. The company develops two directions: produces the laboratory and industrial equipment under two different brands.

Bashkortostan is presented at the forum both by the enterprises and officials – specialists of regional and city administrations, ministries and departments, JSC “Belebeevsky plant AVTONORMAL”, JSC “Building Materials”, the company “UFAPOLYPLAST” and others.