Russia’s regions present investment potential to South Korean business representatives
Oleg Kozhemyako in particular underlined the status of the Republic of Korea as a strategic partner of his region. “In 2016, the volume of mutual trade between Sakhalin Region and the Republic of Korea exceeded USD 3.8 billion. In the first eight months of this year, that figure has already reached 3.7 billion, and by the end of the year, it will no doubt be higher than it was in 2016”, he said.
According to the Governor of Sakhalin Region, South Korea is one of the major importers of the region’s oil and liquefied natural gas, and cooperation has also been established in the coal industry and in the modernization of transport infrastructure.
Russian Energy Week International Forum will take place on 3–6 October in Moscow. Representatives of Russian and international mass media outlets are invited to cover the Forum.
Russian Association of Wind Power Industry (RAWI) together with the Roscongress Foundation and Elektrifikatsiya JSC organised the meeting of participants of the wind power industry ‘The Challenges of Localizing the Production of Wind Turbines in the Russian Federation’.