17 February 2011, Thursday, 11:07

Rustem Khamitov and representatives of French company discussed prospects of opening of trade center “Auchan” in Ufa

author: Sergey Zakharov

Within the frames of the VIII Krasnoyarsk economic forum the President of Bashkiria Rustem Khamitov held a meeting with the representatives of the French company “Auchan”. The matter was the future prospects of “Auchan” commercial center in Ufa, erected on the base of the trade-entertaining center “Mega”. It is expected the commercial center will be put into exploitation already in March 2011, the press-secretary of the President RB Artem Valiev reports.

For the reference: The company “Auchan” (France) was established in 1961. For today it is considered one of the biggest world trade networks. It owns 380 hypermarkets, 664 supermarkets and more than two thousand shops all over the world. 14 hypermarkets of the French company work in Russia at present time.