It is expected that Laurie Bristow, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Great Britain in RF, will head the business mission. The decision to organize a meeting between the Kuban and English business in the region was made at the meeting of the regional Vice-Governor with Jonathan Brenton, Minister-Adviser of the British Embassy in Moscow, - as reported by the press-service of the administration of Krasnodar region.
The representatives from English companies operating in the sectors of tourism, agriculture, education & science and industry will participate in the business mission. Inter alia, such large globally renowned industrial companies as Unilever, JCB and others.
Over three quarters of last year, the foreign turnover of Krasnodar region with the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland made around 22 million dollar US. Kuban and Great Britain have maintained stable relations in the humanitarian field. Thus, the twinning relations between Sochi and Cheltenham, Novorossiysk and Plymouth, Krasnodar and Nottingham have been established.