President of the Chamber of Russia Katyrin Met with the Head of the Iranian Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Tehran

President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation Sergey Katyrin met on November 15 in Tehran with the President of the Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture of Iran Gholam Hossein Shafei.


During the meeting, Sergey Katyrin thanked for the invitation to visit Iran in response to the Russian-Iranian Business Forum held on April 6, 2022. “We see a very great mutual interest in cooperation. This is confirmed by a large number of business representatives who came with us today,” Sergey Katyrin said. He noted the very serious work on the preparation of the Russian-Iranian forum in Tehran, which will begin its work on November 15, and B2B meetings, as well as trips of the Russian delegation to the cities of Rasht and Isfahan. “I am grateful to you for the work done and I hope that all our efforts will yield fruitful results,” said the head of the Chamber.


Mr.Katyrin said that the leadership of the Association of International Road Carriers, General Director Andrey Kurushin was included in the delegation. "Logistics is one of the key issues, for which we need adequate and effective solutions," the President of the Chamber emphasized.


The President of the Chamber also said that in addition to b2b and a business program for our entrepreneurs, as part of the Russian delegation, General Director of JSC Expocentre Alexei Vyalkin and Vice President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation Vadim Chubarov, who oversees arbitration, legal and legal issues. “We consider international commercial arbitration to be the most effective way to resolve foreign economic disputes, and we have all the conditions for this,” the Head of the Chamber noted.


According to the press service of Expocentre JSC, the General Director of Expocentre JSC Alexei Vyalkin met with the Managing Director of the Iranian International Exhibition Company Hooman Razdar. Alexey Vyalkin spoke about the activities of Expocentre, promising exhibition and congress projects of mutual interest for both countries. He also expressed hope that as a result of the implementation of the agreement between Expocentre and the Iranian International Exhibition Company, the forms of cooperation between Russian and Iranian businesses will be expanded.

During his visit to the International Exhibition Complex in Tehran, Alexey Vyalkin got acquainted with the permanent exposition of Iran's leading technology companies. As a result of negotiations with the head of the showroom, a joint decision was made to develop a roadmap for cooperation within the framework of the activities carried out by Expocentre to support Russian innovative companies.


The delegation of Russian entrepreneurs, headed by the President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation, includes 100 business mission participants from 23 regions, 11 heads of regional chambers of commerce, 10 business sectors (agriculture and food industry, logistics, oil and gas sector, manufacturing, construction).


Press Service of the Chamber