With the support of JSC "Rosselkhozbank" 2-4 June in Tours (France) the team of cheese makers from Moscow, Tver, Tula and Yaroslavl regions participated in the "4th International exhibition of cheese and dairy products" (Mondial du Fromage 2019). The Russians present their products to experts and the General public and perform at the International competition for the best cheese chef (Concours Mondial du Meilleur Fromager) and the International contest of cheese and dairy products (Produits Concours International).
For the competition Mondial du Fromage 2019 Russian team claimed 19 of cheeses in seven categories. In addition, the Russian products will be presented separately for the cheese table during the Big wine-tasting cheeses in the World.
"International exhibition of cheese and dairy products" is held every two years and is one of the major events industry. In 2017, the event was attended by manufacturers from 35 countries, and the competition of cheeses presented over 650 cheeses and dairy products.
Rosselkhozbank is a leader in lending to small farms and pays special attention to creation of favorable conditions for development of small business in the village. With this purpose, annually held Festival of "THEIR", whereby participants are given the opportunity to expand the market. In August 2018, a team of cheese makers participated in the event, held in Tula, after which the farmers appealed to agricultural to sponsor the speech at the international contest of cheese and dairy products.
"Financial support for farmers is one of the priorities of Russian agricultural Bank, which is natural: the farmer movement today plays a key role in achieving sustainable development of agriculture in Russia and around the world. The Bank fully supports farmers and helps them to promote their products. We believe that our cheesemakers recognized in the international market, and wish them luck. I hope that the performance of the Russian team will inspire entrepreneurs from other regions of our country", – commented First Deputy Chairman of JSC "Russian agricultural Bank" Irina Gutkina.
JSC "Rosselhozbank" is the basis of national credit and financial service system of agroindustrial complex of Russia. The Bank was founded in 2000 and today is a key lender to the agriculture of the country, is among the largest and most stable banks in the country in terms of assets and capital, as well as the leaders of a reliability rating of the largest Russian banks.