By order of Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev, the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation will organize the Russian national exposition at the 86th Izmir International Fair. Foreign companies will have an opportunity to take part in the Fair on August 18–22, 2017 at the Kültürpark exhibition complex in Izmir, Turkey.
The main goal of Russia's participation in the Fair is to develop foreign economic cooperation between the Russian Federation and the Republic of Turkey. The theme of this year's Izmir International Fair will be "Innovation and Energy." The Russian national exhibition will showcase the country's achievements in: the energy sector; machine building, metallurgy and the consumer goods industry; the agricultural industry; investment cooperation; and tourism. In addition, Russia will present innovative products of its export-oriented industries at the exposition.