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City news, 08.02.2011 00:27
Italian agriculture official visits to St. Petersburg, Moscow and Berlin
The Minister of Agriculture Food and Forestry Policies announces his institutional trip to Russia and Germany, from the 6 to the 9 of February accompanied by a delegation of Italian entrepreneurs in the food sector and the President of ICE Umberto Vattani
"I think it is important for the Italian primary sector to focus on the internationalization in order to increase what is already s significant export, both qualitatively and quantitatively. It is on these foundations that I will carry out my business trip in Germany and Russia. Exchanges between Italy and these two countries have always been central to our economy and must therefore be encouraged and facilitated. " With these words the Minister of Agriculture Food and Forestry Policies, Giancarlo Galan, announces his institutional trip to Russia and Germany, from the 6 to the 9 of February accompanied by a delegation of Italian entrepreneurs in the food sector and the President of ICE Umberto Vattani. Sunday 6 in St. Petersburg, the Minister will have lunch with some of Italian entrepreneurs operating in the Russian market. Monday, 7 February in Moscow, the Minister will meet another delegation of Italian businessmen and visit the Odinzovo Marr plant.
The bilateral meeting with the Russian Federation's Minister of Agriculture, Elena Borisovna Skrynnik is scheduled to take place at 10.30 am on Tuesday the 8, at the headquarters of the Ministry of the Russian Federation. The meeting will also be attended by the Ambassador Zanardi Landi and some entrepreneurs. At 12:00 am is scheduled a visit of the Minister to Prodexpo (International Exhibition of food, beverages and food raw materials) in the central exhibition complex
"Expocentre". At 12:15 pm in the Fair there will be a brief meeting with reporters. Thursday, 9 the Minister will be in Berlin to attend Fruit Logistica, the most important international trade fair for fruit and vegetables, and visit its Italian pavilion. At 13.30 pm there will be a meeting with Italian operators present at the fair. At 15.30, the Minister will hold a press conference on the campaing "Fruit in schools".
News source: Teatro Naturale International