Russia is the Partner Country at Chinas industrial exhibition CIIF–2017
China International Industry Fair CIIF – which is the second largest industrial exhibition in the world, is the biggest exhibition platform in China dedicated to developing inter-state economic and trade relations.
In 2016 for the first time in 18 years the main Chinese exhibition CIIF acquired their first Partner Country – Russia was confirmed to be a Partner Country of CIIF.
Delegation from the Partner Country was headed by the Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Denis Manturov. The delegation consisted of directors of enterprises and federal and regional authorities.
The business program consisted of five events: plenary session of the Russian-Chinese business forum “Industrial Partnership: new opportunities and projects”; workshop “How to build a factory in Russia: legal and practical aspects”; investments projects from Russian regions, workshop “Industrial cyber risks – new discipline for the Board of Directors”; “Automatization and robotics in industry”; Opening ceremony with the participation of the head of Russian delegation and China Government leaders.
During the opening ceremony of the China International Industry Fair CIIF–2016 with the presence of Chinese government officials exhibitors were granted with awards for innovation developments, technologies, technology equipment and information technology products. The “Special Prize” was also for the first time granted to a Partner Country representative – Kaspersky Lab was awarded for developing new cybersecurity solutions.