On March 28, at the opening of the international construction and interior exhibition 2017 BATIMAT RUSSIA, first Deputy Minister of Construction, Housing and Utilities of the Russian Federation, Leonid Stavitsky, announced that the country’s construction sector was ready for international cooperation.
Mr. Stavitsky read a welcoming speech of the Construction Minister Mikhail Menn, who highlighted a significant role of the exhibition in the introduction of innovative technologies and materials to Russian construction market.
After that, Leonid Stavitsky addressed the foreign participants of the event, saying: “The Russian Federation is an infinite market, developing economy, openness in relations with the international community, including those in the construction industry. BATIMAT Russia exhibition provides an opportunity to get acquainted with the Russian construction market closer, study it, and establish international contacts for mutually beneficial projects”.
A special focus was placed on an exhibition stand of Skolkovo Innovation Center, which presented innovative construction technology and materials from Russian manufacturers.