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ExpoDrev 2016 exhibition has proved its significance for regional timber industrial complex

The 18th international exhibition ExpoDrev held in Krasnoyarsk has finished its work. For 4 days (September 6-9, 2016) we have had a very busy time at Siberia International Exhibition and Business Center. For this time, in addition to a large exposition, 12 events took place where representatives of the Regional government, federal and regional institutions and organizations from all over Russia participated.

Once again the exhibition has proved its significance for the regional timber industrial complex development. Many guests of the trade show highlighted this. Thus, according to the Deputy Head of the Federal Agency of Forestry Mr. Mikhail Klinov, «any regional exhibition is interesting by the fact that it enables to communicate with specialists working straight at the machines for wood and paper-based products manufacturing, connected with utilization, security and protection of forests». «Krasnoyarsk Region is unique due to its wood reserves. And therefore this exhibition is even more important as those enterprises located here are the leading companies working with quite a number of countries, including various territories in Russia», the expert pointed out.

International format of the exhibition is one of the main peculiarities; annually we can see here exhibitors and visitors from more than 10 countries of the world. ExpoDrev gathers not only the companies that work in Russia, but also a lot of international ones. As the Chairman of the Krasnoyarsk Region Government Mr. Viktor Tomenko noticed, «specialists have come here to find something useful, to share their ideas with others, to learn what is new in the industry».

It should be mentioned that this year we had 111 exhibitors from 14 countries: Russia, Germany, USA, Sweden, Austria, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, China, Italy, Slovenia, Japan, South Korea, and Belarus. Over 6275 people visited the expo with 1918 industry specialists among them.

Many participants and guests of the exhibition made a note of a high level of event organization in general. Representative of Deutsche Messe AG, our partner and co-organizer, Mr. Kai Varrelmann (International Sales Director) remarked that at this Krasnoyarsk exhibition ExpoDrev 2016 we have a qualitative number of exhibitors, many international companies. And the way how the expo looks today corresponds to international standards.


Let us remind that ExpoDrev 2016 took place in Krasnoyarsk on September 6-9, 2016, and next year it will be held on September 5-8, 2017.

If you have any questions about ExpoDrev 2017, please feel free to contact us:

Marina Yarvant, Head of International Office: +7 391 22 88 602; yarvant@krasfair.ru

Zaliya Belenya: +7 391 22 88 602; msg@krasfair.ru

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