Cooperation with Denmark
According to the Ural Customs Administration, the foreign trade turnover of the Tyumen region with Denmark for 12 months (January-December) of 2019 amounted to $ 24,485.87 thousand, including export - $ 17,498.9 thousand, import - 6 986.97 thousand US dollars.
For reference: According to the Ural Customs Administration, the foreign trade turnover of the Tyumen region with Denmark for 12 months (January-December) of 2018 amounted to 439.88 thousand US dollars, including export - 269.85 thousand US dollars, import - 170 , 03 thousand US dollars.
In the structure of the export of Tyumen goods to Denmark, the 27th group of the foreign trade activities “Mineral fuel, oil and products of its distillation, bituminous substances, mineral waxes” prevails. In addition, deliveries were made to 44 groups of the FEA “Wood, its products, charcoal”.
The main share in the import structure is accounted for 01 group of CN FEA “Live animals” Deliveries were made to 38 groups of CN FEA “Mixed Chemical Products”, 39 group of TN FEA “Polymers, Plastics and Products thereof”, 73 groups of TN FEA “Products from ferrous metals ", As well as one-time deliveries of 84 groups of foreign economic activity" Boilers, equipment and mechanical devices for them. "
About international contacts
The visit of the Head of the Diplomatic Mission of the Kingdom of Denmark in Yekaterinburg, Mr. Peter Thomsen to Tyumen, the Tyumen Region on May 17-19, 2010 served as an impetus for the development of bilateral contacts. Within the framework of the visit, meetings were held with officials - heads of the executive authority of the Tyumen region and the administration of the city of Tyumen, as well as acquaintance with residents of GAU "Regional Business Incubator of the Tyumen Region" and the activities of the West Siberian Oil and Gas Innovation Center.
In order to expand foreign economic relations on November 2-3, 2010, a working visit of the Head of the Diplomatic Mission of the Kingdom of Denmark in Yekaterinburg, Mr. Peter Thomsen, to Tyumen, the Tyumen Region. Peter Thomsen met with representatives of small and medium-sized businesses in the city of GAU "Regional business incubator of the Tyumen region." Danish Trade Representative gave a lecture in Russian to young entrepreneurs: “Leadership and career as a way of life of a European entrepreneur. From personal entrepreneurial experience. ” At a meeting with students of the International Institute of Finance, Management and Business of the Tyumen State University, a lecture on the topic was read in English.
At a meeting with the Director of the Department of Investment Policy and State Support of Entrepreneurship of the Tyumen Region V.M. Shumkov outlined plans for cooperation for 2011, in particular, a business visit by Danish entrepreneurs and a business forum with the participation of Tyumen business circles.
On March 15-16, 2011, a Danish delegation visited the Tyumen Region under the leadership of the General Consul of Denmark in St. Petersburg, Klaus Sorensen.
In the framework of the official meeting, the Deputy Governor of the Tyumen Region E.B. Zabolotny discussed with the Danish Consul General the holding of the International Conference on Energy Saving and Energy Efficiency in Tyumen in November 2011. The Deputy Head of the region noted that the experience of Denmark in these areas is important in the Tyumen region, outlined several key areas promising for joint work. Among them are improving the reliability of energy supply systems, minimizing losses in the grid complex, developing a system for accounting for energy resources and energy audits of buildings and enterprises. Klaus Sorensen confirmed that the development of relations with the Tyumen region is significant for official circles and entrepreneurs of Denmark. The consul shared Danish experience in developing an energy consumption system focused on the use of alternative energy resources: biomass,recycled waste and wind.
In order to discuss the prospects of cooperation and the upcoming International Conference, the Head of the Administration of the city of Tyumen A.V. Moor met with the Consul General of Denmark and representatives of Danish industrial and energy companies.
On November 15, 2011, in order to host the Russian-Danish Conference on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving, the delegation of Danish entrepreneurs headed by the Danish Consul General in St. Petersburg Klaus Sorensen visited the Tyumen Region. As part of the conference, Danish companies introduced Tyumen entrepreneurs, participants in the conference, to the Danish concept of heat supply, with the peculiarities of Danish energy policy and technology.
The Danish Consul General visited the Tyumen Oil and Gas University, met with the Deputy Governor V.V. Mazur and the Deputy Governor E.B. Zabolotny, took part in a round table organized by Fortum.
The Consul General proposed to hold a round table in 2012 in Tyumen with the participation of Danish companies and oil and gas service companies of the Tyumen region to discuss prospects for cooperation in the energy sector.
On May 22-23, 2012, a delegation of Danish companies led by the Consul General of Denmark in St. Petersburg, Klaus Sorensen ,visited the Tyumen Region, the city of Tyumen. On May 22, 2012, a round table meeting was held on the topic: “Prospects for cooperation between the Tyumen region and Denmark in the field of energy efficiency in housing and communal services”.
On June 23-26, 2013, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Tyumen Region organized a business visit of heads of enterprises of the agro-industrial complex of the Tyumen region to the Kingdom of Denmark. The delegation of the Tyumen enterprises was headed by the Deputy Governor of the Tyumen region, director of the department of the agro-industrial complex V.N. Cheymetov.
The delegation visited one of the largest milk processing plants ARLA, a modern DLG compound feed factory using innovative technologies from the DONG Energy concern's biogas plant.
One of the goals of the business visit was the topic of aquaculture: fish processing and fish farming in closed-loop systems. The delegation got acquainted with the technological processes of livestock farms for growing cattle.
On the final day, a meeting was held between representatives of the delegation of the Tyumen region with representatives of the Danish Agricultural Council and members of the Danish Agricultural Enterprises Association.
Deputy Governor Tyumen V.N. Cheymetov presented in a presentation material information about the Tyumen region and the investment potential of the region.
Negotiations were held between Tyumen and Danish enterprises for future cooperation.
On November 11-13, 2013, a delegation of Danish companies led by the Danish Consul General in St. Petersburg, Klaus Sørensen , visited. The delegation met with the leadership of the Government of the Tyumen Region: Deputy Governor of the Tyumen Region, Director of the Department of Investment Policy and State Support of Entrepreneurship of the Tyumen Region V.M. Shumkov, Director of the Department of Housing and Communal Services of the Tyumen Region P.A. Perevalov. At the meeting, the Danish Consul General introduced Danish companies and expressed interest in long-term cooperation with the Tyumen region.
Within the framework of the visit, a round table meeting "Improving the energy efficiency of enterprises and housing and communal services of the Tyumen region. The experience of Danish enterprises. ” The meeting was also attended by representatives of the administration of the city of Tyumen, who discussed specific issues of modernization of heat supply enterprises of the city of Tyumen and the possibility of using Danish technology in energy saving systems.
On February 26-28, 2014, Tyumen was visited by the Consul General of Denmark in St. Petersburg, Klaus Sørensen. The main purpose of his stay in the region is to discuss issues related to the preparation of the visit of His Royal Highness Prince Dania Joakim to the Tyumen Region in April.
On March 17-18, 2014, a business visit was held under the leadership of the Vice-Consul of the Consulate General of Denmark in St. Petersburg, Ms. Ivana Durich.
According to the program of the visit, official meetings were held with the leadership of the departments of housing and communal services, subsoil use and the environment, investment policy and state support for entrepreneurship of the Tyumen region, as well as the administration of the Tyumen State Oil and Gas University and the management of Fortum OJSC.
In order to expand foreign economic cooperation of the Tyumen region with the Kingdom of Denmark, the Department of Investment Policy and State Support of Entrepreneurship of the Tyumen Region annually, including in January 2020, sends information materials in English in electronic form to the Trade Representation of Russia in Denmark for publication on the official website and mailing lists to Danish entrepreneurs Presentation of the investment potential of the Tyumen region, Export catalog of Tyumen products Manufacturers, Business cases of the Tyumen region.