Galina Telegina is head of the Vologda Chamber of Commerce. Vologda city is an administrative, industrial and cultural centre of Vologda region. It is an extraordinarily beautiful city,established in 1147, and located 450 kilometers from Moscow.

For over a quarter of the century Vologda Chamber of Commerce and Industry has consistently and persistently defended the interests of businesses and has been actively involved in
the development of the regional economy. Today it consists of more than 300 member organisations, the majority exporters. Development of exports and support of Russian business abroad are few of the most important goals of the Chamber.
The Chamber represents various public committees in such areas as tourism, scientific and technical innovations and higher technologies, as well as advertisement, support and development of small and medium enterprises and professional education.
It has achieved more than 60 agreements of collaboration with authorities, regional and international chambers and organisations that represent interests of business environment.
Vologda Chamber is creating a modern infrastructure for the development of business and creation of favourable conditions for entrepreneurial activities. It represents the interests of companies, entrepreneurs and their communities; expanding the business cooperation of Russian and foreign companies and organisations.

Galina said “We produce mineral fertilizers, linen fabrics, glued plywood, metal and also food industry products. Rich reserves of mineral groundwater are being used for therapeutic purposes and balneotherapy. Currently there are significant perspectives of discovering hydrocarbon and diamond fields in Vologda region.” She added “You are very welcome to do business in Russia. The Vologda chamber is the right partner for you”.

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