The volume of textile production in Russia in 2016, up 40 percent. About it in the forum of light industry, said Deputy Minister of industry and trade of Russia Viktor Evtukhov, reports Regnum.
"We produce competitive products in foreign markets," said Evtukhov.
He also noted that the volume of domestic production of fabrics needs to grow, because at present a large amount of fabrics imported from China.
Forum of light industry was held in Moscow on 24-25 November. It is held annually from 2014. At the event, collected about a thousand representatives of leading enterprises of light industry, public authorities, financial institutions and banking institutions, retail companies, media, analysts, experts of Russian and international level.
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