Volgograd region of the Russian Federation Geographical location Location – south-east of the East European Plain. It is included in the Southern Federal District of the Russian Federation. It area over 400². Moscow Russian Federation Volgogradregion
Volgograd region of the Russian Federation History • 1589 the city was founded – the fortress Tsaritsyn, which had become the largest industrial centre of the Volga region by XX century • 1925 the city was renamed Stalingrad, and under this name it left the mark in the world history as the hero-city, where one of the greatest battles of the Great Patriotic War took place • 1961 the city was name Volgograd
Volgograd region of the Russian Federation Nowadays • Volgograd region - the largest and the most important industrially oriented region of the Southern Federal District of Russia. • The area of the region is 11,3 mln. sq. meters, where 78% - lands intended for agriculture. • Population of the region is over 2.6 mln. people. (urban - 75,2%, rural - 24,8%). • 1506 settlements, included in 39 municipal districts: 6 cities of the regional subordination and 33 rural districts. • The city of Volgograd is the centre of Volgograd region and one of 12 Russian cities with population exceeding one million.
Volgograd region of the Russian Federation Volgograd region is a port of five seas. The most important rivers of the European part of Russia such as the Volga and the Don are joined by the Volgo-Don canal in Volgograd region. Accesses: • to seas – Caspian, White, Baltic, Black - Azov and Mediterranean basins; • to the countries – Iran and Iraq, India, countries of Mediterranean basin, North Europe (Scandinavian countries) and others.
Volgograd region of the Russian Federation Volgograd region is a large industrial and agricultural centre of the South of Russia
Volgograd region of the Russian Federation Industrial potential Industrial complex of Volgograd region includes over 2 thous. enterprises: • machine building and metal working (cranes, tractors, agricultural machines); • ferrous and nonferrous-metals industry (steel, rolled iron), chemical and petrochemical (oil, gasoline, diesel fuel, caustic soda, chemicals for plant protection, synthetic and plastic materials); • food industry; • manufacture of construction materials; • consumer goods and textile industries. In total about 30 % of the industrial output of the Southern Federal District.
Volgograd region of the Russian Federation Agro-industrial complex Volgograd region is one of the largest manufacturers of agricultural production in the Russian Federation. • 12 thous. farms • Over500large and middle collective agricultural companies. • 65% - crop and plant production, • 35% – livestock production. Beneficial natural and economic conditions and resources determine our region as the largest manufacturer of: • grains, including strong and durum wheat; • sunflower; • mustard; • vegetables, melons and gourds; • fruits.
Volgograd region of the Russian Federation Natural recourses Companies of Volgograd region have already prospected and extract now such minerals as: • oil; • natural gas; It is worth mentioning huge natural resources of hydrocarbons – over 500 mln. tons of oil, 1.2 tln. cubic meters of gas and over 450 mln. tons of gas condensate. • phosphorites; • table salt; • mortar sand; • mineral waters; • potash salts (two deposits of potash minerals were prospected and extracted); • bischofite. Prospected bischofite (magnesium chlorate salt) deposits are huge (over 250 bln. tons) and unique. The bischofite deposit located in Volgograd region is one of the largest deposits in the world, it is very valuable natural mineral and consists of lots of periodic table elements. This deposit is located near the industrial processing plant of the city of Volgograd.
Volgograd region of the Russian Federation Unique tourist and recreational potential Rich recreational recourses of the region: Volga-Akhtuba floodlandsare unique nature phenomena in the semi desert zone of the South of Russia.Several natural parks, tens tourist routs - riftingalong the rivers Don, Khoper, Medveditsa and Akhtuba, mineral waters, therapeutic muds и natural brines of the lake Elton, different routs for biking and horse riding, etc. National and cultural centres which keep up Cossack traditions. Historical monuments: • Mamaev Hill and the statutory group «The Motherland calls!» (one of the highest statues in the world,height - 52 meters); • State historical and ethnographical museum «Old Sarepta»; • Federal state historical and memorial museum «Stalingrad battle»; • over 450 unique historical monuments.
Volgograd region of the Russian Federation High scientific andtechnical potential of the region • Over 60 state and private institutions of higher education. • Over 30scientific and research, design and development enterprises and laboratories. Such organizations as the Centre of technology transfer, the Venture Fond and the Regional Business-Incubator were established in Volgograd region.Their missionis aimed at supporting of innovative projects in the region. The most near-term prospect is development of regional technoparks.
Investment projects of Volgograd region • 1. Construction of a new plant producing midi- and minibuses on the basis of the current plant Place of project implementation: city of Volzhsky of Volgograd region. Industrial zone. Project description: construction of a new plant producing midi- and minibuses with the output of 3 thousand items per year. Consolidation of production capacities, research and development complex and small business companies producing component parts. Project partners: ZAO Bus Plant Volzhanin, Administration of Volgograd region, Development Corporation. Project value and financing: the project requires investments in the amount of 600 million roubles. The first stage construction of the production complex is 80 % completed. Terms of investing: 3rd quarter 2011 – 1st quarter 2014. The payback period is 5-6 years. Offer for investors: to become a partner in the project implementation. Various methods of attraction of investments, such as shares acquiring, project financing etc. are considered.
Investment projects of Volgograd region • 2. Construction of a cement plant in Volgograd region Place of project implementation: Kamyshinsky district of Volgograd region. Project description: construction of a new cement plant with the capacity of up to 1.9 million tons per year using the “dry” method technology. The project includes creation of a modern high-tech production unit with the use of the own raw materials base. Project partners: ZAO Volgo-Cement, Administration of Volgograd region, Development Corporation. Project value and financing: the project requires investments in the amount of 10.4 billion roubles. 0.5 billion roubles have been already spent for the project. Terms of investing: 3rd quarter 2011 - 1st quarter 2014. The payback period is 7.45 years. Offer for investors: to become a partner in the project implementation. Various methods of attraction of investments, such as shares acquiring, project financing etc. are considered.
Investment projects of Volgograd region 3. Modernization of Volgograd Airport The airport complex consists of two parts: Terminal-200, built in 1959, and Pavilion-700, built in 1971, with the total capacity of 900 passengers per hour. The reconstruction of Pavilion-700 will enable to replace the sector of international flights from the old building of the airport. A new arrival lounge for passengers of international flights is to be built here. The lounge will include a separate baggage claim area, equipped in compliance with the new requirements and international standards. It is planned to introduce equipment for electronic registration of passengers. It is planned to reconstruct the baggage claim area and to equip it with modern conveyor systems with the purpose of better service and convenience of passengers of internal flights. General economic indices Payback period for the runaway is 20 years. Payback period for the terminal complex is 9 years. Required amount of investments: runaway – 21 800 million roubles, reconstruction of the terminal complex – 450 million roubles.
Investment projects of Volgograd region • 4. M 6 “Kaspiy” Highway Place of project implementation: to the southwest of Volgograd. Project description: Highway length: 98.155 km Category: 1B Number of traffic lanes: 4 Surface: asphalt concrete Estimated speed: 120 km/hour Current density: 25 270 vehicles/day Estimated traffic density: 37 800 vehicles/day Required amount of investments Project value and financing: the estimated value of the bypass construction according to the prices of 2007 is 40.59 billion roubles.
Exhibition-Business Center Volgograd Chamber of Commerce and Industry invites you to participate in the realization of the project of the Exhibition and Business Center construction in the city of Volgograd. The exhibition hall with the office premises with total area of 11 873 m2 including: the exhibition hall 4 000 m2 the office premises 3 597 m2 the cost is 10,5 million EUR The hotel of 180 rooms with total area of 10 136 m2 including the area of rooms 3 728 m2 the cost is 9,2 million EUR The office premises with total area of 9 880 m2 including the office premises 4 740 m2 the cost is 10,3 million EUR The total volume of investments is about 30 million EUR. Actually we have the land rental agreement, the building license, the design documentation, all the necessary licenses and agreements. It is possible to participate in the project's realization as a co-investor of all the project as well as of some parts. After the construction has been finished the investor becomes the proprietor of the object and gets the possibility to lease the land or to obtain the land ownership. Volgograd Chamber of Commerce and Industry Russia, 400005, Volgograd, 7-Gvardeyskaya str. 2, Phone/fax: +7 (8442) 24-22-62 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org www.volgogradcci.ru
VOLGOGRAD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY
Volgograd Chamber of Commerce and Industry is a non-state non-profit organization, acting on the basis of the Law of the Russian Federation “Cambers of Commerce and Industry in the Russian Federation”. The membership in the Chambers of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation is voluntary. is the superior body of VCCI. It is called at least once per five years. VCCI Congress is the standing collective managing body. It is elected once per 5 years for governing the activity of VCCI between the Congresses. Managing Board of VCCI Presidium of Managing Board of VCCI collectively considers the actual issues of VCCI activity. generally governs the activity of VCCI. The Congress elects the President for 5 years. President of VCCI
General information: • Enterprises – members of VCCI: more than 600 organizations • Regional representatives: 19 representatives • Public committees under VCCI: 10 committees • Activity of VCCI: about 20 activity directions and more than 120 types of services • Regular customers: more than 2600 organizations • Number of employees: 82 • Quality management system of VCCI meets the requirements of ISO 9001:2000 standard.
Main goals of Volgograd CCI: • establishing of mutual cooperation of the business society and government authorities, representation and protection of its interests; • creation of service infrastructure for entrepreneurs.
Economical and legal support of the business • Advertising and public relations • Information support • Marketing and analytical services • Foreign economic relations • Property evaluation • Protection of intellectual property • Training and retraining of the employees • Quality management system • Labour protection • Examination Activities
Activities Centre of entrepreneurship support • Consulting of businessmen as regards legal issues of entrepreneur activities. • Assistance in public registration of legal entities and individual entrepreneurs. • Drawing of conclusions on explanation of the current legislation and legal examination of documents. • Legal examination and expertise of the draft laws in order to inform the legislative authorities about opinions and ideas of businessmen. • Assistance in development of cooperation between the subjects of small business. Phone +7(8442)23-22-02
Activities Informational-Analytical Center • Issuing of expert conclusions on the average market price of the goods, works and services. • Marketing and analytical research. • Carrying out of auctions and contests on sales of property of any type. • Consulting of the participants of electronic auctions and electronic procedures of public and municipal purchases. • Issuing of electronic digital signature. • Training within the licensed course of additional education “Electronic auction. Electronic procedures of public and municipal purchases”. Phone +7(8442)23-44-26
АNО «International center of staff training» • Career enhancement: 109 educational licensed programs. • Organizational and engineering services on realization the State Plan for training of managers and executives for organizations of the national economy of the Russian Federation. • Training on individual programs of additional professional education. • Training at enterprises. • Recruiting and personnel evaluation. Phone +7(8442)23-34-84 Activities
Department of economic and legal consulting Activities of the department are aimed at providing of consulting services for companies and entrepreneurs in the sphere of accounting, taxation and management accounting, as well as legal issues. • Audit • Accounting, taxation and management accounting • Legal assistance Telephone +7 (8442) 26-78-61 Department of economic and legal consulting Activities of the department are aimed at providing of consulting services for companies and entrepreneurs in the sphere of accounting, taxation and management accounting, as well as legal issues. • Audit; • Accounting, taxation and management accounting; • Legal assistance. Telephone +7 (8442) 26-78-61 Activities
Regional Quality Center • Providing of consulting services in the sphere of implementation of quality management systems (ISO 9000; ISO/TS 16949; ISO14000; OHSAS 18001; SA 8000), audits, development of management systems documentation, support during the certification audit. • Training in the following spheres: expert in the field of management systems, auditor-consultant of management systems, manager, lecturer-consultant, management representative. • Carrying out of specialized seminars. • Activities as a part of the Regional quality program. • Carrying out of the regional contest «Volgograd quality mark». Phone +7(8442)23-67-34 Activities
Activities Certification Center of Labour Protection • Certification of works in the field of labour protection in organizations. • Analysis and appraisal of labour conditions for certification of workplaces. • Training of experts in the field of certification of works on the labour protection in organizations. • Assistance in establishment of the Labour protection management system on the basis of the international standard OHSAS 18001:2007, state standard GOST R 12.0.006-2002, international standard GOST 12.0.230-2007. • Consulting in the field of labour protection. Phone +7(8442)26-78-62
Activities Intellectual Property Department • Consulting in the field of intellectual property. • Legal services to the rightholders of intellectual property and other interested parties. • Educational services: conducting of seminars on the matters related to the fight against infringing and counterfeit products and etc. • Expert-research services: evaluation, research and examination of the intellectual property. • Patent services. Phone +7(8442)26-78-63
Property Evaluation Department • Evaluation of property (business property, property for mortgage lending and etc). • Evaluation of securities and business. • Evaluation of property complexes. • Evaluation of basic assets. • Evaluation of equipment and production lines. • Evaluation of motor vehicles. • Evaluation of investment projects. • Evaluation of enterprises at bankruptcy. • Evaluation as a part of a court proceeding. Phone +7(8442)26-78-76 Activities
Activities Department of foreign trade documentation • Verification and issuance of certificates of origin: ST-1, general form, form «А»; carnet АТА. • Verification of documents required for foreign economic activities. • Consulting in the sphere of the customs legislation of the Russian Federation and foreign economic activities. Telephone +7 (8442) 23-80-41, 50-36-10
Autonomous Non-Commercial Organization «Volgogradexpertiza» • Examination of quantity (completeness), quality (technical state), conformity of the packing, marking, transportation, storage of the goods, materials, semi-finished products and equipment to the requirements of the normative-technical documentation. • Examination with the purpose to determine the country of origin of the exported goods. • Sampling of the goods for laboratory research and testing. • Examination with the purpose to determine the output rates for the processed products and conformity of the raw materials consumption to the terms of international deals. • Examination of the conformity of the goods code to the Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System. Phone:+7(8442)23-45-17 Activities
Center of Adverting and Public Relations • Informational and PR support of the VCCI activity. • Edition of the newspaper «Yuzhny delovoy vestnik» («Southern business herald»). • Edition of the expert analytical journal “BusinessAnalytic”. • Designing, making-up and manufacturing of printing products. • Carrying out of regional contests: «Intellectual business of Volgograd region» (the contest of business-sites), «Economic rebirth of Russia» (journalists contest). • Carrying out of events: «Discount club», «Chief’s day», «Business women’s club». • Phone +7(8442)26-78-77 Activities
Center of Adverting and Public Relations Projects of VCCI the project on exchange with discounts between the enterprises – members of VCCI Discount-Club Chief’s Day in Volgograd Contest «Interactive business in Volgograd Region» Business women’s club professional holiday of managers the contest of business-sites unites women-leaders
Activities Volgograd Regional Charity Fund «Center of help to homeless children» • Fund developed the program «Gladden the children», as a part of which the sub-programs «Baby», «Good deed», «Ticket to the life» (children from 1 month to 18 years living in orphanages are involved) are realized. • Fund conducts charitable actions in many specialized children organizations: Volgograd diocesan orphanage, orphan-asylum «Luchik», Volzhsky children hospital, Volzhsky boarding school. • The insurance accumulative program «Young pride of Russia», the task of which is to support the children from orphanages and patronized families, is realized Phone +7(8442)24-22-62
Activities Сenter of Foreign Economic Relations • Organization of economic missions and forums for foreign and not local companies in Volgograd region. • Organization of economic missions for Volgograd delegations in foreign countries. • Presentation of enterprises in Russian regions and abroad • Participation of enterprises of Volgograd region in exhibitions and trade fairs in Russia, CIS countries and other foreign states • Arrangement of exhibitions in Volgograd • Translation and interpretation from 200 languages Phone +7(8442)23-96-33
In general Volgograd CCI organized 90 international events where companies of Volgograd and Volgograd region took part in and they took place in 56 countries and regions of the world. They are: 33 exhibitions; 57 economic and business missions. Сenter of Foreign Economic Relations
Сenter of Foreign Economic Relations 51 events were organized in Volgograd (presentation, business visits, business negotiations, forums), we hosted business-delegations from 15 countries and 12 Russian regions.
Сenter of Foreign Economic Relations Activities • Participation of Volgograd delegationin the 103rd International trading fairin Guangzhou and the 9th Internationalexhibition in Shanghai, 2008
Сenter of Foreign Economic Relations Activities • Participation of Volgograd delegation with the exhibitionin Belarusian Industrial Forum, Minsk, 2008.
Сenter of Foreign Economic Relations Activities • Economical mission to the Kingdom of Morocco, 2008
Сenter of Foreign Economic Relations Activities • Participation of Volgograd delegation in the economical missionin Australia, 2008
Сenter of Foreign Economic Relations Activities • Organization of the conference as a part of the national exhibition of the Czech Republic in Volgograd, 2008.