Visit to Krasnodar
The Ambassador visited Krasnodar on 12 November with representatives of Loftleidir-Icelandic and Marel for meetings about aviation and food processing. Loftleiðir-Icelandic, a subsidiary of Icelandair, lease aircraft with maintenance service included to Yakutia Air Company and is interested in exploring such possibilities in Krasnodar region. Marel, which has been acitve in selling fish, meat and poultry processing equipment in Russia for more than 20 years, is interested in increasing their meat processing business in the region. During the visit the Ambassador also had a meeting with Nikolay V. Buturlakin, Vice Governor of the Krasnodar Region and his officials.