South-West Oltenia Regional Development Agency, as Enterprise Europe Network partner, organized, in collaboration with Russian Agency for Small and Medium Enterprises Support, a multi-sectoral company mission in Moscow – Russian Federation, on 17-22 June 2019. The objective was to identify cooperation opportunities between companies with common interests from Romania and from Russian Federation and to establish direct contacts with the Russian companies. Six SMEs from the Romania South-West region, which intend to gain access to the Russian market and to understand the specificities of doing business with Russia have had the opportunity to participate in meetings with Russian companies and to assess the possibility of developing business partnerships. The Romanian delegation also attended the International Trade Fair for Consumer Goods, the International Trade Fair for Wire Production, as well as the International Exhibition for Equipment and Technologies. South-West Oltenia RDA has provided support to Romanian SMEs throughout the entire process through: establishing contacts and preparing the mission, establishing bilateral meetings, supporting Romanian companies with travel preparations in Russia, assistance during the negotiation process. The company mission has responded to the interest of Romanian companies in developing trade relations with partners from Russia, the result being the establishment of direct contacts with representatives of the local business environment.

Company Mission dedicated to South-West Oltenia regional SMEs, in Russian Federation, on 17-22 June 2019