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First Deliveries of Birch Plywood to Argentina

First Deliveries of Birch Plywood to Argentina

Sveza (the city of Vologda) became the first company in Russia to start exporting birch plywood to Argentina, as vologdaregion.ru reported citing the press service of the manufacturer. Large-size laminated plywood, including those with a grid for slab formwork, was supplied from the Veliky Ustyug plant. According to the Company representative, it took about six…

Sudan is Expecting to Use Russian Floating Power Unit

Sudan is Expecting to Use Russian Floating Power Unit

According to the Rosatom Communications Department’s report , following the meeting of N. Spassky, Director General for the International Affairs, with N. Babiker, Sudan’s Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary in Moscow, the authorities of the Republic of Sudan reaffirmed their commitment to all agreements reached on establishing cooperation in the field of peaceful use of nuclear…

Russia is Ready to Implement Infrastructure Projects in Bolivia

Russia is Ready to Implement Infrastructure Projects in Bolivia

Russian companies may join various infrastructure projects in the Plurinational State of Bolivia. Russian President Vladimir Putin stated this after talks with his Bolivian counterpart Evo Morales. The statement of the Russian leader referred to the expansion of the international airport in the city of Santa Cruz, followed by deployment of a large logistics centre,…

The international market experiencing sustained demand for Russian railway tracks

The international market experiencing sustained demand for Russian railway tracks

Rail transportation remains key in global logistics. Even though the total length of classic railways is at a practical standstill, their use continues to grow, kommersant.ru reports. The publication notes that Russian manufactured railway tracks enjoy sustained demand in foreign markets. EVRAZ, the largest manufacturer of railway tracks outside of China, is expanding its sales…

Uganda ready to expand its energy cooperation with Russia

Uganda ready to expand its energy cooperation with Russia

The government of the East African country hopes to expand economic cooperation with Russian companies, Uganda’s Foreign Affairs spokesperson Alfred Nam told RIA Novosti. According to Mr. Nam, some of the most promising areas of cooperation are oil, natural gas, and mining. The ministry spokesman stressed that the country may become a kind of a…

Mongolia sees hundreds of pieces of agricultural equipment delivered in the past two years

Mongolia sees hundreds of pieces of agricultural equipment delivered in the past two years

In 2017-2018, two projects were implemented that involved supplying agricultural equipment to Mongolia, notes a memo from the Ministry of Industry and Trade on the results of a round table held in Ulan Bator, Mongolia to discuss the Russian-Mongolian Initiative in the agricultural industry. In total, Russia exported some 450 pieces of agricultural equipment to…

Russia may help Kenya improve its urban layout

Russia may help Kenya improve its urban layout

The government of the East African country hopes to receive help from Russian construction companies in combatting their slums problem, Russia’s Minister of Construction, Housing, and Utilities Vladimir Yakushev told TASS during the UN-Habitat assembly held in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi. The minister plans to discuss this issue with Russian developers. Kenya intends to…

Iran becomes the largest importer of Russian oil

Iran becomes the largest importer of Russian oil

Since the start of last year’s agricultural season, from July of last year through this February, Russia exported 573,000 tons of sunflower oil to Iran, making it the largest importer of this product, Kommersant reports, citing the SovEcon analytical center. The second-largest importer of Russian sunflower oil this year is Turkey, which purchased some 145,000…

Rosatom implements projects in 12 countries around the world

Rosatom implements projects in 12 countries around the world

The state corporation’s portfolio of foreign orders for the next ten years totaled USD 133.2 billion last year, according to the annual report of JSC Atomenergoprom. The latter company consolidates the Russian nuclear industry’s civilian assets. Rosatom’s revenue from exports increased to USD 6.5 billion. The state corporation is currently working on 36 nuclear power…

Africa sees its fleet of “white” trucks from Russia expand

Africa sees its fleet of “white” trucks from Russia expand

KAMAZ is taking an active part in the second stage of revamping the UN World Food Programme’s global fleet of trucks. The automaker’s press center reports that deliveries of white trucks from Russia are planned for Uganda and Ghana, which will receive 53 and 22 units, respectively. As part of Russia’s humanitarian aid, a large…

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