July 9, 2018
IN THE FRAMEWORK OF THE FORUM «INNOPROM – 2018» THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY AND TRADE OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION DENIS MANTUROV HAS MET THE MINISTER OF ENERGY AND INDUSTRY OF THE STATE OF QATAR MOHAMMED BIN SALEH AL SADA.
The head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia met with the Minister of Energy and Industry of the State of Qatar, Mohammed bin Saleh Al-Sada. During the meeting Denis Manturov noted that over the past two years, the volume of Russian-Qatar trade grew by 117% and amounted to 73.3 million dollars.
In addition, the growth of the tourist flow from Russia significantly increased, which by the results of 2017 increased by 33.2%. The Minister noted that in the total amount about 87 thousand Russian tourists visited Qatar. Also discussed were issues of carrying out work within the framework of the joint Russian-Qatari commission for trade, economic and technical cooperation.
"The results of it third meeting confirmed the mutual desire to strengthen and deepen relations between our countries," Denis Manturov stressed.