Mexico will head a large delegation of Russian business

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A large Russian business delegation will arrive in Mexico to establish bilateral contacts, RIA Novosti President of the International Council of entrepreneurs of Mexico’s interaction with the Eurasian economic Commission America and Alatorre.

«The delegation will arrive on 16 October and will hold the negotiations,» — said Alatorre.

The mission consists of representative 19 Russian companies, among them such large, as «BRIC», «Segezha», «LLK-Interneshnl».

According to preliminary data, RIA Novosti informed source, the delegation will be headed by Deputy Minister of economic development of Russia Alexei Gruzdev.

This is the second major business mission from Russia, which visited Mexico from October 2017. In the past year was held a business mission «Trade and industrial dialogue Russia and Mexico» with the participation of Minister of industry and trade of Russia Denis Manturov.

Earlier, former Russian Ambassador to Mexico Eduard Malayan said that by the end of this year the turnover between the two countries will exceed $ 2.5 billion, and in 2017, it amounted to 1.7 billion dollars. According to him, has dramatically increased the volume of Russian purchases of agricultural products in Mexico (in terms of vegetables and fruits that do not grow in Russia), Mexico, in turn, have increased purchases of Russian grain. Russian LUKOIL won the right to two oil phase in the ongoing in Mexico tenders.