The delegation from the French Republic headed by Didier Chaudesaygues, President of the Russian-French Economic Chamber, visited Krasnodar region during the period 17 to 19 May, 2016.
Christophe Geoffroy, Vice-President of the Russian-French Economic Chamber, also representing the Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Lion and French-African Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Laurent Lubrano, Director on development of new energy sources "FONROCHE" and Michel Pavoine, Vice-President of the construction company "NGE" specialized on the construction and equipment of infrastructure facilities, also joined the delegation.
Within the framework of the program the delegation members visited the city of Novorossiysk and familiarized themselves with the operation and development perspectives of Novorossiysk commercial seaport, visited the Production & logistics complex "Aquamarine" and conducted negotiations with the top management of the company regarding the establishment of cooperation in the commercial & logistics area.
The meeting was held with the executives of the administration of the municipal formation of Novorossiysk on the 18th of May. The largest enterprises of Novorossiysk also attended the meeting: LLC "Baltika-Trans", LLC "Novmortrans", LLC "Aquamarine", LLC "Chateau Semigorya", "Chateau Pineau" as well as Novorossiysk Chamber of Commerce & Industry.
The representatives of "NGE" acquainted themselves with the project of modern alpine climatic resort Lagonaki in Apsheronsk district. The company intends to participate in the implementation of the given project along with the French group "Alps Tourism Development".
The delegation familiarized itself with the wine production at such enterprises as "Kuban-wine" representing the trademark "Chateau Tamagne", OJSC "Aurora" representing the trademark "Chateau le Grand Vostock" and CJSC "Abrau-Durso" producing sparkling wine by classical technology.
The meeting of the French delegation with the representatives of the Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Krasnodar region took place on the 19th of May. Within the framework of the meeting the parties mapped out plans on implementation of joint projects, in particular, one of which might be the arrangement of a business mission of Kuban wine-makers and wine-growers to France. The eventual outcome of the meeting was the conclusion by the Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Krasnodar region and Russian-French Economic Chamber of an agreement on cooperation, strengthening and expansion of economic, commercial and scientific relationships between enterprises, organizations, firms and entrepreneurs of Krasnodar region and the regions of France.
The delegation also visited such largest enterprises of the region as a greenhouse complex "Green line" OJSC "Tander" and Industrial group "Tegas".