POST-RELEASE AGRIFORUM 2015
On October 29-30, in Stavropol, the 1-st International Investment AgriForum 2015 was successfully held by the company Vostock Capital and the Government of the Stavropol Region with the personal support of the Governor Vladimir Vladimirov.
The event was held for the first time and brought together more than 220 people; in his speech, the Governor of the Stavropol Region, noted that the Forum would become definitely an annual event, significant not only for the Southern Russia agribusiness but for the whole country too.
Among the Forum participants: Maisadour Semences, TOK-Agro, NaanDanJain Irrigation Ltd., Agrotech-Didam, BauerGroup, Aweta, greenhouse complex Vesna, Bayer, Solvay, Ward Howell, Amandus Kahl, Unitec s.p.a., Agropolis, Eurochem, Eco-Culture, SpetsSintez, Plattenhardt + Wirth GmbH, Agropak, Russian Agricultural Bank, Rostselmash, Vnesheconombank, the National Union of Pig Breeders, Razguliay, MRS Stavropolsky, Aitax-Moloko, InterYug, Otbor, Concern Energomera, the National Association of Agriculture Insurers, Soyuzmoloko and others.
AgriForum 2015 program consisted of 30 presentations and 9 interactive sessions and discussions, as well as sessions specifically designed for informal business communication: coffee breaks, business meetings in an exhibition area, an evening party, and other.
The Forum participants discussed the current state and the most effective strategies for active growth of agribusiness in Russia, potential of import substitution and the Stavropol Region willingness to work and develop business with foreign partners from Europe and Asia.