The Ministry of industry and trade: Cuba remains a key partner of Russia in the region

The Ministry of industry and trade: Cuba remains a key partner of Russia in the region


Deputy Minister of industry and trade of Russia Georgy Kalamanov said that in Russia believe that in the near future Cuba will play a prominent and important role not only in the economies of the Caribbean, but also the entire Latin American continent.

HAVANA, 2 Nov. Oleg Vyazmitinov. Cuba remains a key partner of Russia in Latin America, said at the opening of Russia Day at the Havana International fair, the Deputy Minister of industry and trade of the Russian Federation Georgy Kalamanov.

“Our countries are linked by years of friendship. More than half a century, Cuba remains a key partner of Russia in the region. Despite taking place in recent years in the global politics changes, Russia and Cuba still remain good friends,” said Kalamanov at the opening of the Russian pavilion at the Havana International fair.

According to him, Russia and Cuba there is considerable potential for expanding bilateral cooperation.

“In Russia believe that in the near future Cuba will play a prominent and important role not only in the economies of the Caribbean, but also the entire Latin American continent,” he continued.

The pavilion of the Russian Federation was opened on Monday in the framework of the 33rd Havana International fair is one of the largest regional events of this kind.

Havana international fair with the participation of Russia was opened in the Cuban capital, the exhibition is attended by about 70 countries. The fair is held annually. The organizing Committee of the fair, says that the main goal of the exhibition is to represent foreign partners export opportunities of the Cuban producers, as well as investment opportunities in the Cuban economy and trade and economic cooperation with Cuban companies.