Online meeting of the Norwegian-Russian Chamber of Commerce


Online meeting of the Norwegian-Russian Chamber of Commerce

Today Andrey Fomenko, Director of the ‘Second School’ Center took part in online meeting of the Norwegian-Russian Chamber of Commerce.

Consul Håkon Kristensen Moe gave a welcoming speech. Managing Director Jarle Forbord gave a presentation of the results of bilateral trade in 2020 and of NRCCs activities in 2021.

The main news this year, he informed, is that NRCC is establishing a regional office of NRCC in Kirkenes.

Director Andrey Fomenko introduced the Project Development Center of Pechenga District "Second School" - a major facilitator of social and economic development projects in Nikel and Pechenga districts in the Murmansk region. After closure if the nickel mine, new industry to the region is needed and he invited Norwegian companies to take part in this development.

Sergey Kungurtsev, Administration of Nenets Autonomous Okrug, focused on processing and export of reindeer herding products in his presentation, and Andrey Shalyov, Director of Arkhangelsk office of the Norwegian Barents Secretariat, gave an overview of business cooperation projects between Arkhangelsk and Norwegian companies.