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Conference “Innovative Automotive Industry of Russia – Myth or Reality?”

Head of Administration at Lidings Julia Zhabina will participate in the conference “Innovative Automotive Industry of Russia – Myth or Reality?” organized by Vedomosti newspaper. Event will be held on 30 August in the trade and exhibition centre Crocus Expo as part of the business program of Moscow International Automobile Salon 2012.

Lidings is acting as a partner and sponsor of the event that is expected to gather more than a hundred representatives of Russian and international business community: top management of global automakers, heads and representatives of marketing departments, commercial and financial managers of companies from the automotive industry. This year speakers and guests of the conference will try to determine whether innovations can become the advantage which will allow the Russian automotive industry to remain competitive in light of the country’s accession to the World Trade Organization. In an open dialogue they will discuss a number of current issues such as future trends in the global automotive industry, the role of the state in development of the Russian automotive industry, prospects for electric transport development in Russia, and car manufacturers’ strategies under conditions of the WTO accession.

Experts estimate that Russian market ranks fourth in the world in terms of car sales following China, USA, and Germany. Lidings is a leading legal advisor to the automotive industry in Russia. The Firm’s practice team has accumulated invaluable experience in advising the market leaders: service providers, manufacturers of cars and automotive components. At the conference Julia Zhabina will speak about the Firm’s recent deals which include advising the largest Chinese manufacturer Beijing Automotive Industry Company (BAIC) in the course of establishment of a joint venture for the production and sale of passenger vehicles in the Ulyanovsk region, and representing one of the largest Chinese automotive producers Lifan Motors in setting up a car manufacturing plant in Cherkessk jointly with a large-scale Russian car maker.  

Please find more details on the conference program here.

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