ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Jun 2012In June 2012, the government of the Russian Federation announced a changed export promotion.
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Government Decree from 29 June 2012 NO.1128-p -
By the Government Decree No.1128-p on 28 June 2012 Russia introduced a Roadmap "Support of the access to foreign markets and export promotion". Its purpose is to facilitate the expansion of non-extractive industries exports, the successful development of non-extractive industry exports as well as to provide an access for the Russian exporters to foreign markets which will help to modernise the Russian economy. This Roadmap will create an export simulating institutional environment for competitive performance of Russian companies at the world markets.
The main goals of the Roadmap are the following:
n to increase the number of exporters among small and medium enterprises in Russia
n to increase the number ofnon-extractive industries exporters
n to diversify Russian exports with new industries and new products
The main tools of the Roadmap are the following:
n to improve the infrastructure of export support to provide financial, organisational, marketing as well as information services
n to remove the customs, administrative and fiscal barriers for export promotion and development
n to intensify the role of marketing and trade policy activities by governmentto promote Russian exports
n to improve the interaction of private sector and government at all levels (including the Russian trade representative offices in foreign countries).