From 3rd to 6th September 2019, the Fifth Eastern Economic Forum took place on Russky Island, in Vladivostok. It was the largest international platform for discussing the development of political, economic, and cultural ties between Russia and the countries in the Asia-Pacific region.
More than 90 business events were held, in which 440 companies took part. Overall, the forum was attended by more than 8000 participants from 65 countries. The largest delegations were from Japan, China, the Republic of Korea, and India.
The forum’s main event was the plenary meeting with the leaders of five countries: the President of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin, the Prime Minister of Japan, Shinzo Abe, the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, the Prime Minister of Malaysia, Mahathir Mohamad, and the President of Mongolia, Haltmaagiyna Battulga. One of the central themes of the President of the Russian Federation’s speech during the EEF plenary meeting was the acceleration of Russia’s development in the Far East. During the 3 days of EEF-2019, its participants entered into more than 270 investment agreements.
As a partner of the Roscongress Foundation, the BAIKALSEA Company provided the Eastern Economic Forum participants with the Baikal Pearl natural water, which became the official water of the event.
The BAIKALSEA Company is a Russian producer of Baikal water in the premium sector, a leading producer of bottled water from artesian sources: Baikal Pearl Natural Water, Baikal Reserve Mineral-Table Water, and BAIKAL430 Deep Water.