Rogozin: Russia plans to supply rocket engines to China


BEIJING, October 12. /Corr. Roman Balandin, Alexey Selishev/. Russia plans to prepare documents on supplying rocket engines to China for the visit to this country of the Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev in December this year. On Monday at the Second Russian-Chinese EXPO in Harbin told reporters Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin.

“In the field of space is primarily two projects, which we hope to prepare an agreement for the arrival of Dmitry Medvedev in mid-December in China, he said. – It is the agreement on supply of Russian rocket engines, as well as counter the Chinese microelectronics supplies that we need including for the creation of spacecraft”.

According to common materials, just EXPO will be attended 1279 companies and organizations. The total number of participants of the exhibition will be about 10 thousand persons, about 4 thousand from Russia.

The second Russian-Chinese EXPO will be held in Harbin, China, 12-16 October. The exhibition will be attended by representatives of Russian regions, actively developing economic ties with China.