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Doing Business in Russia - Meet the Novorossiisk Chamber of Commerce President

Doing Business in Russia – Meet the Novorossiisk Chamber of Commerce President

RussiaUShandshakeJoin the Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce for a discussion on doing business in Russia with Mr. Igor Zharinov, President of the Novorossisk, Russia Chamber of Commerce.

When: 9 – 10 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 19, 2016
Where: Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce, 300 E. University Ave., Ste. 100, Gainesville, FL 32601

With a vast landmass, extensive natural resources, more than 142 million consumers, and acute infrastructure needs, Russia remains a promising market for U.S. exporters.

Russia is the world’s 8th largest economy by nominal gross domestic product (GDP) and the 6th largest by purchasing power parity (PPP), as cited by the International Monetary Fund. According to the World Bank, 2014 GPP per capita GDP was $13,210, the highest of the BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa).  Russia is a high-income country, with a highly educated and trained workforce and sophisticated, discerning consumers.

RSVP to Staci Bertrand at staci@gainesvillechamber.com

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