Today is the first day of the 18th Agricultural Exhibition Golden Autumn 2016 taking place from October 5 to 8 at the VDNKh (Moscow). Uralkali (the Company; MICEX: URKA), together with JSC Uralchem, acts as an official sponsor of the event.
The Company has been taking part in the Golden Autumn exhibition for a few years already. This year, at the joint stand of Uralkali and JSC Uralchem, visitors can learn about Uralkali’s potash production technologies, take the expert’s opinion as well as take an opportunity of going underground, down to a depth of 400 meters, and appreciate the natural beauty of the Verkhnekamskoye potash deposit by means of virtual reality.
Dmitry Osipov, Uralkali CEO, commented:
“As a leading potash producer, Uralkali makes a significant contribution to food security, both in Russia and abroad, providing customers with high quality products.
We hope that our high-tech stand attracts the attention of all those interested in the continuous development of their business, wishing to increase the competitive potential of their products and exchange experiences with industry peers.”
Russian Agricultural Exhibition Golden Autumn, organised by the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation for many years so far, is the largest industry forum. The event brings together leading manufacturers of agricultural equipment and fertilisers, representatives of agriculture and processing industry. Year by year the exhibition is attended by over 2 500 exhibitors from 35 Russian regions and 20 countries. The total exhibition area is 30 000 square meters.
Uralkali (www.uralkali.com) is one of the world’s largest potash producers and exporters. The Company’s assets consist of 5 mines and 7 ore-treatment mills situated in the towns of Berezniki and Solikamsk (Perm Territory, Russia). Uralkali employs ca.11,000 people (in the main production unit). Uralkali’s shares are traded on the Moscow Exchange.