LAC Form SME Alliances With Russia

UNIDO side event at SPIEF: “Strengthening international SME Alliances between the Russia Federation and the LAC region”

SME Alliances

As a follow-up of the workshop on “Strengthening International SME Alliances in the Global Market” held in July 2015 in Quito, Ecuador, the UNIDO LAC Division, in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation organized a side event, titled “Strengthening international SMEs alliances between the Russian Federation and Latin America and the Caribbean”, at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2016.

It seems like a tall order: trading between countries that are separated by wide oceans and pose several logistical challenges particularly for Caribbean islands.  But in today’s age, the old addage: “where there is a will, there is a way” is more relevant than ever.


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