27 september / 2017

On Russian-Icelandic Consultations on Trade and Economic Cooperation in Reykjavik

In continuation of 17th round of Russian-Icelandic consultations on trade and economic cooperation, which were held on February 14, 2017, the follow-up meeting of co-chairmen was held on September 27, 2017 at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Iceland.

Russian Ambassador to Iceland Anton Vasiliev participated in the Consultations.

Deputy Director of the Department of Europe, North America and International Organizations of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation Mr. D.Sazhin and the Director General of the Directorate for External Trade and Economic Affairs of the Ministry of International Affairs and External Trade of Iceland Mrs. U.Orradottir signed a Protocol.

In period of the Consultations were held negotiations between the Federal Customs Service of Russia and the Directorate of Customs of Iceland on September 26, delegations representing the Aeronautical Authorities of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Iceland on air transport matters on September 28, rectors of the Murmansk State Technical University S.A.Agarkov and the University of Akureyri on arranging students exchanges on fish processing on September 28.