The Ministry of industry and trade forms a platform of support for Russian exporters in the context of pandemic coronavirus.
The platform is created on the basis of previously organized in the Ministry of industry and trade of the operational headquarters for the coordination of work and the development of strategic approaches to the promotion of Russian products to foreign markets. The operational staff is headed by Denis Manturov.
The initiative aims to combine the capabilities of industry and trade, Russian export centre and trade missions of the Russian Federation in foreign States to support Russian exporters in the resolution of problematic situations, including from foreign countries imposed temporary restrictions.
The analytical platform will be a crisis management headquarters. It will track the key problems of exporters, to analyze the structure of export of geography and changes in the export niches. Based on the data will be consolidated to be taken specific forms and kinds of support for exporters, resolving challenging situations, including with the participation of trade missions of the Russian Federation in foreign States.