The St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) in 2021 was attended by almost 13,000 participants from 140 countries, said Anton Kobyakov, head of the SPIEF organizing committee. More than 800 agreements worth 3.86 trillion rubles were concluded at the forum. Of this amount, more than 200 billion rubles. falls on agreements signed by the authorities of St. Petersburg, said the governor of the city Alexander Beglov.
“The number of participants who took part in the events of the forum amounted to 13 thousand people, 140 countries, 11 thousand Russian and foreign companies, 800 top companies are represented at the level of their leaders,” Mr. Kobyakov told reporters on the sidelines of the SPIEF (quoted by TASS ).
In 2020, SPIEF was not held due to the coronavirus pandemic. This year, the forum was held in face-to-face format from 2 to 5 June at the Expoforum Exhibition and Convention Center.
Read about the plenary session of the SPIEF with the participation of the President of Russia in the publication of Kommersant, “They Are Not Excited by Loving.”