EXIAR participates in ‘The Foreign Economic Potential of Tyumen Region: Opportunities for Decisive Actions’ round table
A round table conference, entitled ‘The Foreign Economic Potential of Tyumen Region: Opportunities for Decisive Actions’ was held in Tyumen on March 14, 2014. The event was organised by the Government of Tyumen Region and the Department for Investment Policy and Private Entrepreneurship in association with the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation.
The event began with an opening speech by Andrey Sanosyan, Deputy Director of the Department for Investment Policy and State Support for Entrepreneurship of Tyumen Region.
The conference consisted of two sections. The first focused on efforts to promote locally manufactured products on the international market, and to prepare documents for export projects. The second section was dedicated to ways of expanding opportunities for foreign trade through additional development tools.
Boris Igoshin, Director of Regional Development at EXIAR, participated in the event. He gave a presentation on EXIAR's activities, and spoke about the state support programme for Russian exports, which is being implemented by the Agency. The presentation focused on a new specialised product for export-oriented SMEs.
The event also featured speeches by Mikhail Myskin, Deputy Director of the Department for Coordination, Development and Regulation of Foreign Trade of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation; Natalia Andreyeva, Head of the Office for Interaction with Economic Operators and Constituents of the Russian Federation at the Department for Coordination, Development and Regulation of Foreign Trade of the Ministry of Economic Development; Sergey Sisoshvili, Vice-President and Director of the Department of International Business and Financial Institutions at the Ural Bank for Reconstruction and Development; Alexander Borisov, Vice-President of Government Relations at Schlumberger Russia and Central Asia; and Andrey Yermakov, Director of Development of State Budgetary Institutions of the Tyumen Region Business Incubator, and Head of the Centre for the Promotion of Exports and Investment of Tyumen Region.
The Russian Agency for Export Credit and Investment Insurance (EXIAR) was established in 2011 as an open joint-stock company. EXIAR’s mission is to support Russian high-tech exports by insuring export credits against commercial and political risks, as well as Russian investments abroad against political risks.Vnesheconombank is the sole shareholder of EXIAR. The agency's charter capital is RUB 30 billion.
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