Tourism is one of the most important areas of bilateral cooperation between Russia and Spain. Federal Agency for Tourism annually organizes national stands for two exhibitions in Spain — FITUR (Madrid) and EIBTM (Barcelona).
FITUR is a global meeting point for tourism professionals and the leading trade fair for inbound and outbound Ibero American markets. In 2014-confirming the trend towards recovery in the industry- 9,083 exhibiting companies from 165 countries/ regions, 120,231 trade participants and 97,549 people from the general public, met during FITUR to transform leisure into business and business into development. Moreover among the participation figures of note was the presence of 7,368 journalists from 60 countries, a turnout that demonstrates the importance of FITUR on the international circuit of tourism sector events.
Federal Agency for Tourism invites you to take part in the united Russian stand at FITUR travel fair that will be held in the «Ifema. Feria de Madrid» exhibition center from 22 to 26 January, 2014.
Additional information can be obtained from http://www.ifema.es/fitur_06/Informacion_general/Presentacion/index.htm
Contacts for issues of participation in the united Russian stand:
Smirnova Yekaterina — Deputy Head of Directorate of International Cooperation, phone/fax (495) 607-7365.