Dear colleagues and friends,
I would like to welcome all exhibitors and guests of OTDYKH International Russian Travel Market!
Today we are facing the ambitious targets of Russian tourism development as the real economy sector, ensuring Russia’s competitiveness in the world.
Undoubtedly, OTDYKH is a key event in the Russian tourism industry. The exhibition, held within the Forum, has a long tradition and is aimed at building and strengthening of the tourist image of Russia, national culture, national tourist product and promotion of Russian tourism in the global market.
The business programme of co-located events provides an opportunity for the participants to be oriented in the industry’s current trends, including changes in legislation, the latest technologies of creation, promotion and sales of tourist products and many other issues essential for the successful development of the tourism in our country.
I would like to wish all exhibitors and guests of the exhibition fruitful work, beneficial contracts, and implementation of the most ambitious projects!
I hope that that this respectable Forum will contribute to the solution of many industry’s problems, providing a professional support to the Russian companies working in tourism sector, helping to strengthen the existing relations, to establish new contacts, and to discuss topical issues.
Acting Head of the Russian Federal Agency for Tourism