Cooperation with the Netherlands
According to the Ural Customs Administration of the FCS of Russia's foreign trade turnover with the Tyumen region with the Kingdom of the Netherlands for 12 months (January-December) in 2019 amounted to 350 thousand 877.09 US dollars.. Is including export - 327 US $ 257.15 thousand.. , import - 23 619.94 thousand US dollars.
For reference: According to the data of the Ural Customs Administration of the Federal Customs Service of Russia, the foreign trade turnover of the Tyumen region with the Kingdom of the Netherlands for 12 months (January-December) of 2018 amounted to $ 920,230.11 thousand , including export - $ 882,710.98 thousand. USA, import - 37 519.13 thousand US dollars.
The predominant product groups in the export structure are: 27 group of foreign trade activities “mineral fuel, oil and products of its distillation, bituminous substances, waxes”, 29 group of foreign trade activities of foreign trade “organic chemical compounds”, 15 group of foreign trade activities “animal and vegetable fats” , 44th group of foreign trade activities “Wood and wood products”, 36th group “Explosives, pyrotechnic products, matches, pyrophoric alloys”.
The main goods in the import structure: 84 group of foreign trade activities “Boilers, equipment and mechanical devices, their parts”, 85 group of foreign trade activities “Electric machines, equipment and their parts”, 39 group of foreign trade activities “Polymer materials, plastics and products from them” as well as single deliveries of small volumes in small cost terms 06 group of foreign trade activities “Live Trees and Other Plants”, 57 group of foreign trade activities “Carpets and other textile floor coverings”, 73 group of foreign trade activities “Products from ferrous metals” and other groups of goods .
About international contacts
In June 2005, Mr. Lasser, representative of the Netherlands NMCP consulting firm, visited Tyumen to visit the Nefteprommash plant to provide consulting services. According to the NMCP program, consulting services were also provided to a number of other enterprises of the Tyumen region.
On October 17-20, 2006, an official delegation of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the Tyumen Region headed by Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the Russian Federation Jan-Paul Dirks paid a visit. Composition of the delegation: Marinus Overheul, Advisor to the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands on Agriculture, and Henk Blaise, Director General of BlesDairiesLivestock. The delegation met with official and business representatives of the Tyumen region, including negotiations with representatives of the agro-industrial complex of our region.
One of the priority areas of cooperation between the Tyumen region and the Kingdom of the Netherlands is agriculture. In 2006, the first tranche of thoroughbred heifers arrived in the Tyumen region from the Kingdom of the Netherlands. 10 thousand breeding individuals of cattle entered the farms of 10 municipal districts of the Tyumen region.
A herd of more than 500 Dutch breeds has arrived at the Zapsibhleb-Iset LLC mega farm to improve selection.
Zavodoukovsky Greenhouse CJSC Ritsa was founded in 1993, about 70 percent of investments of which are of Dutch origin. The farm regularly acquires vegetable seeds for growing new varieties of vegetable products for the market of the Tyumen region.
In the agricultural firm “KRiMM” (s. Uporovo) seeds and technologies from the Kingdom of the Netherlands are used in vegetable growing. The best achievements of foreign, including Dutch producers, are acquired and implemented in the KRiMM farm. Currently, KRiMM grows potatoes (food and seed), carrots, beets and other vegetable crops.
On February 14, 2007, the Government of Tyumen Region and Provimi LLC signed an Agreement of Intent, under which the company Provimi explored the possibility and planned to build a premix production plant with a capacity of 10 thousand tons per year. In addition, the company was exploring the possibility of creating an educational center for Provimi employees in Tyumen, the Tyumen region, on the basis of one of the educational institutions.
In February 2008, 34,500 day-old chickens were delivered from the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Tyumen to the Tyumen Broiler Poultry Farm.
In the oil and gas industry, the opening in 2005 of the Tyumen office of the Dutch company Salym Petroleum Services (Salym Petroleum Development NVShell Salym Development BV) should be noted.
The Tyumen representative office of the BrunelCr International NV Private Limited Liability Company was opened in the West Siberian Oil and Gas Innovation Center (technopark), which in 2000 actively provided personnel services to oil and gas companies.
NMCP is a Dutch management cooperation program. NMCP, a program funded by the Ministry of Economy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, has existed for more than 20 years in a number of countries. This organization has at its disposal retired experienced managers and experts who have worked in various areas of the economy and social life, who provide a variety of consulting services: assistance in technical matters, in the areas of management, financial management, production organization, human resources, training real estate activities and other services.
On August 6-7, 2010, the city of Tyumen, the Tyumen region, was visited by Wilko Rogenkamp, Minister Plenipotentiary, Head of the Department of Economics and Commerce of the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Russia.
During the visit, a series of meetings took place in the executive authorities of the Tyumen region and in the administration of the city of Tyumen, Mr. Rogenkamp held a seminar in GAU “Regional Business Incubator of the Tyumen Region” on the topic: “Energy-saving projects in the Netherlands. Potential cooperation between Dutch and Tyumen entrepreneurs in the energy-efficient field. ”
September 5, 2019 The ceremonial launch of the KRiMM agricultural company potato processing plant took place in the village of Uporovo, Tyumen Region. This is one of the largest investment projects in the Tyumen region in the field of agriculture, implemented with the support of the Government of the Tyumen region. The project used Dutch equipment and technology. In addition, during the preparation and implementation of the project, Dutch specialists provided consulting assistance, participated in commissioning. Together with officials, Deputy Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation Ivan Lebedev and Governor of the Tyumen Region Alexander Moor, a representative of the Netherlands, an agricultural adviser to the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Russia Meuves Brauer, took part in the grand opening of the enterprise on September 5.
The launch of a new food processing enterprise, taking into account the latest Dutch technologies, allows three types of products to be produced and sold to wholesalers and retailers for sale in the Tyumen Region - these are, first of all, chilled potatoes, then blanched (that is, potatoes subjected to short-term processing of the product with boiling water or steam ) and pasteurized potatoes in a vacuum package.
In order to expand foreign economic cooperation of the Tyumen region with the Kingdom of the Netherlands, the Department of Investment Policy and State Support for Entrepreneurship of the Tyumen Region sent information materials in English in electronic form to the Trade Representation of Russia in the Kingdom of the Netherlands in January 2020 for posting on the official website and address mailings to Dutch entrepreneurs. Presentation investment potential of the Tyumen region, Export catalog of products tyum Yensky producers, Business cases of the Tyumen region.