As members of a Hungarian business delegation of entrepreneurs, the international business managers of Kazal kinderpitch visited Russia between 6 to 11 September 2016 to officially start the worldwide promotion of the product.
Following a short, unofficial visit to Moscow, the delegation was heading towards the Western part of the country to visit Smolensk county, the neighbouring part to Belarus.
After visiting one of the most famous diamond factories of the world in Smolensk city, Ka2al kinderpitch was presented to the leaders of the county and to Russian businessmen on the forum organised by the Smolensk County Industrial and Commercial Chamber. On this forum - among others - Kazal was introduced to the representatives of the County's State Sport Authority, the local Investment Agency and to the members of the Industrial and Commercial Chamber.
The delegation's tight schedule continued next day in the county's town of Desnogorsk. In the Visitor Center of the local nuclear plant almost 40 people gathered to the business forum. On this event Olga Okunyeva, Deputy Governor of Smolensk County was also present. The representatives of Kazal also had the opportunity for a discussion with Sergey Fomin, Technical Committee member of FIBA (International Basketball Federation).
The main purpose of this visit to Russia was introduction and first contact with the Russian market stakeholders. The follow-up of this visit is expected in November 2016 when a Russian delegation from Smolensk county is scheduled to arrive to Hungary.
Photos by Paks-Press, Kiss G. Péter