Autonomous Okrug was represented by “UgraPiniBriket” LLC, “Un-Ugan Les” LLC and “EkoStroyServis” LLC.
Trip was organized by the Support Center for Ugra Export and EICC - Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug - Ugra.
Program of business trip included visit to the Trade Mission of the Russian Federation in the Czech Republic, the Union of manufacturers of woodworking machinery, tools and equipment, business centers , the Chamber of Commerce of the Czech Republic and the Czech EICC , the international trade fair WOOD-TEC, Association of Suppliers of prefabricated houses, the European technological platform "Forest sector", sawmill, enterprises producing polished machines for metal and wood materials RWT, companies applying advanced forest technologies of forestry Masaryk forest Krzhtiny, enterprises producing technical equipment, wooden structures and facilities MiTek Industries, enterprises producing woodworking machines and equipment, supplying components for production lines of wood pellets and briquettes SG Strojirna, manufacturers and supplies of integrated technologies for solid wood processing Balinek Trade.
In the course of business program, the Ugra projects were presented to all participants of bilateral meetings - the catalog of export-oriented enterprises of Autonomous Okrug – Ugra, Export bulletin and promotional project “Made in Ugra”. Trade Representative of the Russian Federation in the Czech Republic Alexander Turov praised the export potential of small and medium enterprises of Ugra and confirmed of the Trade Mission full assistance to support Ugra entrepreneurs in promotion of their products on the Czech market.
During the business mission, the General Director of the company "UgraPiniBriket" Sergei Yurkin negotiated with a German partner from and they agreed on product supply to Germany.
The company "UgraPiniBriket " was established in May 2009 to implement the project for processing of the timber industry waste and the production of fuel pellets for municipal heating and local consumers. Pellets have wide application and can be used for all types of central heating boilers, for wood boilers and suitable for burning in fireplaces, stoves, grills. The big advantage of pellets is constant burning temperature during 4 hours.
All members of the delegation highly appreciated the results of the business mission and recognized the need for such trips, as they exchange the experience between countries, to value new product and show own achievements, and, of course, to find new markets for their products.
Support Center for Ugra Export and EICC - Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug - Ugra will continue to work to promote products Ugra products to foreign markets in 2014, and invite all interested parties to cooperate!