Hannover Messe named Russia

as partner country for Hannover Messe 2013

  • August 29, 2012
  • Hannover Messe named Russia
    Hannover Messe named Russia

The Russian Federation has been named the upcoming Partner Country for HANNOVER MESSE 2013. This was announced on Thursday by Deutsche Messe and the Russian Federation's Ministry of Industry and Trade. Both parties expressed their conviction that Russia's participation as the Partner Country for Hannover Messe 2013 in Germany would offer important opportunities to intensify bilateral business and trade relations.

Dr. Jochen Köckler, Member of the Managing Board of Deutsche Messe AG, commented: "Russia is the ideal Partner Country for Hannover Messe 2013. The economic ties between Germany and Russia will continue to intensify and the potential for investment in the Russian market will exude a strong appeal to exhibitors and trade visitors."

The Russian Government regards Hannover Messe as one of the most representative events worldwide with regard to industrial as well as scientific and technical innovation. The Russian Federation's Minister of Industry and Trade, Denis Manturov, stated: "I am convinced Russia's participation as the Partner Country at Hannover MesseE 2013 will provide a strong boost to Russian-German relations."