On December 9, more than 120 business leaders took part in the open webinar “Russia–Saudi Arabia food trade: export and import”. The event was organized by Asharqia Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Moscow Chamber of Commerce and Industry with the support of the Russian Food House in Dubai.
The event outlined the new opportunities of export and import in the Russia–Saudi Arabia food trade. The speakers discussed the prospects for Russian food companies entering Gulf market, highlighted the legal requirements for importing food products to Saudi Arabia, and also listed the types of food products that are demanded in the Saudi market.
Representative of Moscow Chamber of Commerce and Industry in the GCC countries and general director of Incona Alexei Busev reported on the opportunities provided by the Russian Food House in Dubai for establishing direct contacts with the major food producers from Russia. He added that the Russian Food House is a starting point for Russian companies planning to enter the food market in Saudi Arabia.