Danil Kustov took part in the International Investment Forum «Greenhouse Complexes of Russia 2017»
The international investment forum and exhibition «Greenhouse complexes of Russia 2017» started its work in Moscow. This is a professional platform for investment attraction in the greenhouse industry of Russia. The main purpose of the event is to discuss strategies of industry developing, experience exchange and negotiations for new mutually beneficial contracts.
The forum is attended by big investors from the CIS countries, Asia and Europe, initiators of investment greenhouse projects of all regions of Russia, top officials of federal and regional agricultural holdings, representatives of ministries and departments of the Russian Federation, heads of regions, representatives of trade and service companies, presidents of national unions and associations.
The forum opened with a plenary session with a welcoming speech of Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation Arkady Dvorkovich and The Russian Federation Ministry of Agriculture Alexander Tkachev.
Director of Agency for Investments and Strategic Projects Danil Kustov addressed the forum participants with the presentation «Presentation of investment projects and innovations of the Voronezh region. Greenhouses: cucumbers, tomatoes, peppers».
Danil Kustov told that agro-industrial complex is one of the priority branches of the regional economy . Among the entities of the Central Federal District, Voronezh region occupies a leading position on the production and growth rates in agriculture. Moreover, the region is on top for provision of own-produced agricultural products. In addition, the region ranks second on investment volume in agribusiness.
Several large investment projects are being implemented in the region at the moment. The company «APH Eco-Kultura» is building a greenhouse complex in Bobrovsky district for vegetable crops with an area of 60 hectares and production capacity of 37 thousand tons of tomatoes per year. The investment volume is 16 billion rubles. The number of created work places is more than 920.
Finally Danil Kustov noted that the possibility of specialized industrial park creation «Agrogorod» in the Voronezh region is developing.
In addition to discussions, round tables and sessions will take place, where more than 60 investment projects from all over Russia will be presented. Participants will discuss effective strategies for doing business, share their opinion with experts, study up on innovative methods of growing vegetables