International Сooperation

Expand the Boundaries of Your Business

CONTACT INFORMATION

Address: 620075, 7d, Vostochnaya str., Yekaterinburg, Russia

Phone: +7 (343) 288-77-85 (ext. 610)

E-mail: inc@sofp.ru; ric@sofp.ru

Web: www.sofp.ru, «Export Development»

BUSINESS SUPPORT INFRASTRUCTURE:

The Government of the Sverdlovsk region has established the Export Centre and EEN contact point with the objective of promoting foreign activities of the Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises of Sverdlovsk Region in general and export trade in particular.

Export Centre was founded in 2011.

Main activity: consulting and organizational support to SME’s in entering foreign markets of goods and services.

EEN contact point was established in 2015.

Main activity: helping modern technologies to bring to Sverdlovsk companies and export Sverdlovsk technologies worldwide, assistance to technological and scientific cooperation with foreign partners.

WHAT WE DO

Foreign Partner Search

Selection of potential partners for small and medium-sized companies interested in entering foreign markets.

Searching tools: information placement in specialized databases and the Partnering Opportunities Database of the Enterprise Europe Network (EEN), cooperation with trade representation offices and operators abroad, organization of local networking events with foreign companies.

Business Missions

Business missions are organized trips for the representatives of the operating businesses aimed at establishment of cooperation between companies from Sverdlovsk region and foreign states. Trips involve such marketing activities as analyzing conditions to enter the foreign market, identifying potential interested parties, exhibiting and displaying  products.

During business missions, participating companies visit key international exhibitions, conferences, networking events and conduct business negotiations.

Educational Programs

The training program on modern methods of operating in foreign market for existing and potential exporters of Sverdlovsk region and those who are willing to make technology transfer. The most-qualified specialists always invited. The training program is free of charge.

Websites Translation and promotion

Translation into foreign languages Internet sites of enterprises as well as using techniques to promote sites. Adapted websites may become the first step to products promotion by small businesses.

Certification, licensing

Assistance in harmonization of goods with requirements essential for export of products and services including certification, licensing, obtainment of permission documentation under conditions of co-financing of expenses.

Patenting

Assistance in execution, acquisition and vindication of patents, trademarks and licenses.

Presentation Materials Preparation

Design of layouts, translation, and printing of presentation materials for the purpose of promotion of companies' goods to foreign markets, forming of investment proposals.

Consulting

Provision of information on governmental support measures of export and development of international cooperation.

Advising on customs and permission documentation, drafting of foreign trade contracts, export taxation.

Dissemination of offers and requests of foreign partners from Enterprise Europe Network database and other sources, preparation of offers and requests of companies from Sverdlovsk region intended to establish international cooperation.

Consulting on intellectual property, patent licensing activities, and transfer of technologies.

Attention foreign companies looking for partners in Sverdlovsk region

Please feel free to write us your business or technology request describing your profile and what you seek in your partner. There are more than 12 500 companies in our up-do-date database and we are sure to find a suitable and reliable partner for you free of charge. Offers from companies rendering service related to our international activities are also welcome.