X Congress of the World Federation of Chambers of Commerce started its work in Sydney. The Federation unites about 12,000 chambers from many countries of the world. The delegation of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation headed by its president Sergey Katyrin takes part in the Congress of the World Chambers Federation.
The joint stand of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Russia, JSC "Expocenter" and PJSC "World Trade Center" was presented at the international exhibition within the framework of the Congress. After the opening ceremony of the forum, the Russian delegation met with Belarusian colleagues, headed by the chairman of the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Vladimir Ulakhovich.
The Russian delegation also had a meeting with the delegation of the Ibero-American Association of Chambers of Trade in Industry and Services (AICO), headed by Julian Dominguez Riviera.
This Association unites the largest Chambers of commerce and corporations of 19 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean, as well as Spain, Portugal, Andorra and the Spanish-speaking communities of the United States. It represents the interests of entrepreneurs in state structures, ensures the participation of member companies in the work of the Ibero-American trading Internet site, the resolution of economic disputes in the Inter-American Commission on Commercial Arbitration.
Today in the program of the congress the panel session "Business, Conflict and Terrorism: Restoring Peace and Prosperity", panel sessions on ATA carnets, associations and infrastructure.
By CCI of Russia news reports