American businesses are actively investing in DFO, said the Consul General of the USA

© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Incomerate in fotobanka near the building of the U.S. Consulate General in Vladivostok. Archival photoAmerican businesses are actively investing in DFO, said the Consul General of the USA© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Uncovereth the image Bank

American business is actively investing in various sectors of economy of the Far East that are unaffected by the sanctions, said U.S. Consul General in Vladivostok Michael Keyes.

«There’s so many possibilities that go beyond the impact of sanctions. The US is also present here — in the far East. And there are many possibilities where to invest,» said Keyes in the framework of the session «Russia — West» the WEF 2018.

Keyes was not declared panelists, he emphasized that «speakers from the floor with the remark».

As an example, the participation of American business in the region, he cited the work of Caterpillar and a number of other companies.

«They are here for a long time. Yes, we have restrictions on cooperation in certain sectors because of sanctions, but there are other large areas that are not affected by the restrictions,» — said the diplomat.

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