The Fair-Presentation of Investment Projects is held twice a year - in May and November.
The Fair-Presentation of Investment Projects under the motto “The whole range of private initiatives” emerged two years ago and has achieved a good pace of development by now. Twice a year, the Fair assembles investment hunters and potential investors.
From May 1998 to Octber 2001, the RENA Agency had organized sixFairs which focused on investment projects in the sphere of small and medium-sized business.
The First Fair-Presentation was held in May 1998. It revealed a great interest in investment projects on the part of potential investors, and proved urgency of an arrangement aimed for the investment attraction in the real sector of economy.
The number of projects, participants, and the total amount of required investments had been constantly growing with every passing fair. The 1st fair covered only 14 projects, the 6th - already 59 projects and business-ideas with a required investment varying from 24 000 to 100 million dollars.
The Fair was backed up by the Administration of St Petersburg and by the Leningrad Region’s Government.
Greeting the participants and guests of the 5th Fair, the Chairman of St Petersburg’s Economic Committee Mr. Anatoly Aleksashin emphasized that “it’s necessary to make potential investors see the whole range of projects with their own eyes, so that to attract more investments to the Northern capital of Russia. The city administration must in turn provide favourable conditions both for investors and for developers of business proposals.”
The fair results speak for themselves - 20% of the projects presented on Fair had found the investors and are now under implementation.
You may find more detailed information about the Fair history on our site if you click the Fair Calendar.