The volume of Russian exports to the U.S. is growing, said Russian trade representative

© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Odinakovymi in photobacteria Russian representative to the US Alexander Stadnik. Archival photoThe volume of Russian exports to the U.S. is growing, said Russian trade representative© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Odinakovymi the image Bank

The volumes of export supplies from Russia to the United States, despite the sanctions and General cooling of relations between the countries are growing, said in an interview with RIA Novosti trade representative of Russia to the United States Alexander Stadnik in the eve forum.

«During this crisis, in the years 2014-2016, in the physical volume of our exports to the US all the time was growing, and at a good pace now, after the stabilization of exchange rates, high rates of growth are shown in value terms,» — said Stadnik.

He said that this is achieved largely through the supply of products «oil-gas processing — sometimes 30% of our exports, products of chemical industry, ferrous and nonferrous metallurgy, precious metals, machinery, logistics and IT services is our locomotives».

«Plus, such major Russian companies as NLMK, Norilsk Nickel, TNK and others have their production and working very well in the US market, becoming the exporters to the third countries» — said Stadnik.

«We have a lot of service for transportation, IT industry, our «pros» is a special topic, the prospects of our companies are serious, our products in this field popular,» says sales representative.

In turn, U.S. investors, according to Stadnyk, «which are already established in Russia, long since «tasted» our market is expanding, and largely used the business formula, when the territory of Russia is seen as a springboard for entering the markets of third countries to produce export products.»

«Russia is becoming a major logistics project and the Americans saw the prospects in integration processes on the Eurasian continent, for example, in container shipping,» — said the Agency interlocutor.