The Russia’s largest agricultural trade show “YugAgro” was held in Krasnodar

On November 20th, the International exhibition of agricultural machinery, equipment and materials for crop production “YugAgro” was opened in Krasnodar, in “Expograd YUG”.

This year it is held for the 25th time. The organizer of this event is the ITE Group Plc, the leader in the organization of trade shows and exhibitions in Russia.

The opening ceremony was attended by the Governor of the Krasnodar Region, Mr. Veniamin Kondratiev, the Chairman of the Krasnodar Region Legislative Assembly Mr. Yury Burlachko, the First Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on Agrarian and Food Policy and Environmental Management Sergey Lisovsky, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in the Russian Federation, Ms. Renée Jones-Bos, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Grenada in the Russian Federation, Mr. Firer, Minister Plenipotentiary, Councilor for Trade and Economy of the Embassy of the People's Republic of China in the Russian Federation, Mr. Li Jing-Yuan and other honored guests.

This year, more than 650 companies from 35 countries of the world take part in “YugAgro”, the total area of ​​the exposition exceeds 65,000 m2, more than 100 companies are newcomers, joining the event for the first time. Companies from Germany and Turkey are represented within the national pavilions.
 “Companies from the Netherlands, Spain, Canada, India, China and many others present their products here. But it is fundamentally important for us that among the foreign partners there are exhibitors from 40 regions of our country, including 100 companies from the Krasnodar Territory,” said Mr. Veniamin Kondratiev in his welcoming speech. The governor of Kuban also noted that YugAgro is a unique opportunity to learn and learn from the experience of partners and competitors.
Yury Burlachko, the Chairman of the Krasnodar Region Legislative Assembly, noted with satisfaction that more than 20 years ago YugAgro was a mere regional agricultural fair. At this stage, Mr. Balachka pointed out, YugAgro is a solid international platform.

At the end of the opening ceremony, the Governor and the honored guests visited the booths of the companies CLAAS, Rostselmash, KUHN and other exhibitors.
The 25th international exhibition is divided into four thematic clusters: equipment for storage and processing, spare parts and agricultural machinery, agricultural chemistry and seeds, equipment for irrigation and greenhouses.

"YugAgro 2018" is accompanied by an interesting program for visitors: conferences, business meetings and round tables: in total more than 30 events, which will feature 80 speakers.
On the opening day of the exhibition, a plenary session “Food Exports: Strategy, Tactics and Realities” was held. Sergey Lisovsky, First Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on Agrarian and Food Policy and Environmental Management, Andrey Korobka, Deputy Governor of the Krasnodar Krai, General Director of Rosagroleasing, Pavel Kosov, Arkady Zlochevsky, Russian Grain Union Head, and “Yug Rusi” Deputy General Director, Sergey Kremenetskiy and other experts took part in it.

The strategic sponsor is CLAAS.
The general partner is Rostselmash.
The general sponsor is ROSAGROTRADE.