New energy exhibition in Siberia!

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1st March 2012

Germany is the Guest of Honor at the new elcom Rossija in September 2012 in Novosibirsk

Staggering growth: Russian imports and exports of electrical industry amount to 31 billion Euros

Increasing numbers in imports and exports of electro-technology and fifteen years of experience in organizing electrical engineering trade fairs in Eastern Europe. Against this background elcom Rossija will be launched from 18 – 20 September 2012 in Novosibirsk at the recently opened Novosibirsk Expocentre. The 1st International Trade Fair on Renewable and Conventional Energy, Energy Efficiency, Electrical Engineering, Lighting and Automation is organized by the inventors of elcomUkraine, fairtrade and Euroindex together with Siberia Expo from Russia.

According to ZVEI – the German Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers’ Association, Russian imports have increased by 40.4%, from 19.873 billion Euros in 2009 to 27.919 billion Euro in 2010. China, Germany, Ukraine, the USA and South Korea are the major supplier countries. In the same period, Russian producers have exported electro-technology at a volume of 3.113 billion Euros (after 2.733 billion Euros in 2009). Ukraine, India, Kazakhstan, Germany and China were the most important destinations for Russian electro-technology exports. To sum-up, Russian imports and exports of electro-technology stand for a 31.03 billion Euro business.

The concept of the trade fair is based on fifteen years of experience of successful organization of such events in Ukraine. “Nowadays, elcomUkraine is the leading energy and energy efficiency platform not only in Ukraine but for the whole of Central Europe”, says Martin März, Managing Director with fairtrade. Adds Valerii Pekar, president with Euroindex: “At elcomUkraine 2011, 338 exhibitors from 13 countries discussed business with 12,108 professional visitors. The outstanding quality of the event is certified by UFI- The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry.”

“High quality services and the geographical position of the Novosibirsk Expocentre also contribute to the success of elcom Rossija” notes Igor Tschernych of Siberia Expo. “Novosibirsk is Russia’s third largest city and its geographical center, as well as the political-administrative and business capital of Siberia, where raw material and energy potential of the country is focused.”

The trade fair is supported by the Ministry of Economic Development and the Ministry of Construction and Housing of the Novosibirsk Region, as well as by the Novosibirsk State Technical University.

In the frame of the official Germany-year in Russia, Germany is the Guest of Honor of elcom Rossija 2012. As one of Russia’s most important trading partners, Germany’s presentation as Guest of Honor contributes to further develop this position. German exports of electrical industry to Russia reached 5.09 billion Euros in 2011; Russian exports of the respective industry to Germany in the same period amounted to 163 million Euro (ZVEI). An official German pavilion will be presented by the German Ministry of Economics and Technology in cooperation with AUMA and supported by ZVEI.


About fairtrade:

fairtrade ranks among the leading organizers of professional international trade fairs in the emerging markets of Eastern Europe, the Middle East, Asia and North Africa ever since its foundation in 1991. Headquartered in Heidelberg, Germany, fairtrade maintains a powerful network of agencies and partnerships throughout the world while focusing on achieving an ever higher degree of customer satisfaction, providing excellent service and generating valuable business contacts for exhibitors and trade visitors alike. ISO 9001:2008 certified and as a member of UFI The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, fairtrade organizes events according to the UFI quality norms.

About Siberia Expo:

Siberia Expo is the official organizer of exhibitions, workshops and conventions in the largest exhibition complex behind the Urals – Novosibirsk Expocentre. Siberia Expo was established in 2011. Despite its young age the company was able to form a current calendar of international industrial tradeshows to be held mostly with support of the RF ministries, the office of the President’s Plenipotentiary for the Siberian Federal District, the Novosibirsk region government, the Novosibirsk mayor’s office, and the Novosibirsk Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Our mission is to facilitate Siberia’s economic development and well-being by providing professional exhibition and convention services and organizing information events as effective mechanisms of business communication.

About Euroindex:

Euroindex is the largest organiser of B2B trade shows in Ukraine. The Kiev-based company founded in 1992 achieved its leading position by holding more than 20 well-known specialised trade fairs annually. Euroindex is also one of the founders and shareholders of KyivExpoPlaza, the No. 1 exhibition centre in Ukraine. As a member of UFI The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, Euroindex organises events according to the UFI quality norms.


Contact for press and media:

fairtrade GmbH & Co. KG

Dominik Rzepka

Public Relations

Kurfuersten-Anlage 36

D-69115 Heidelberg

Tel  +49 / 62 21 / 21 45 22

Fax +49 / 62 21 / 45 65 25

Contact for exhibitors:

fairtrade GmbH & Co. KG

Jana Hofmann

Kurfuersten-Anlage 36

D-69115 Heidelberg

Tel  +49 / 6221 / 45 65 21

Fax +49 / 6221 / 45 65 25


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