Sochi - a Black Sea Resort is the host city for the 2014
Winter Olympic Games
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British business to go for gold
The opportunities for British Business are limitless - major regeneration,
construction, upgrading, and expansion in all areas of the economy are seriously
needed and although the games are over 4 years away the enormity of the tasks
ahead demand action NOW.
Its time to go for BUSINESS GOLD
These opportunities fall into four categories:
1.Major Construction Projects
Stadiums, Arenas, Access road and rail, Bridges, Tunnels , Energy plants,
Telecommunications, 2 Olympic Villages, Airport, Seaport and Cargo facilities.
2 The Upgrading and Infrastructure expansion of the Resort City of SOCHI and
event clusters of ADLER and KRASNAYA POLYANA.
Post 2014 the whole area is destined to become a sophisticated Black Sea Riviera, an
International Ski Resort and a World ranking Sports Event Facility.
Hotels, Restaurants, Entertainment facilities, Shopping Malls, Beach Front upgrade,
Transport, Hospitals/Medical clinics - all have to be constructed.
3 Consumer Goods
Food, Beverages, Shop Goods, Auto Sales, Sports Equipment, Clothing.
Coffee Shops, Bakeries, Supermarkets, Fast Food outlets - the list is in fact endless
and can be summed up
“if they are drinking 10,000 cans of beer a week now then come 2014 it will be
200,000 cans per week.”
4 The Human Resource Factor
The workforce of the area will expand from 300,000 to 1,500,000.
Personnel will be required for the Sports Arenas, Hotels, Airport, Guides, Security,
Transport, Shops, Health Centres, Hospitality and Catering.
They will need Recruiting, Training, Educating, Language Tuition and coaching.
How can The Russia House help you to make contact in SOCHI
1 The Russia House organises trade missions twice a year to Sochi which are of
particular benefit to newcomers. Meetings are arranged with the Sochi Olympic
Committee and the Chamber of Commerce with recce visits to the “Snow Cluster” at
Krasnaya Polyana and to the “Ice Cluster” in the Olympic Park south of Adler.
An opportunity to see first hand the enormous task that has to be complete 12
months before the opening ceremony on the 7th February 2014.
2 If you want to make an individual trip to Sochi please let us help you - we have
good contacts with hotels, transport companies and can provide business guides and
We have invitation rights to obtain your visa support for Sochi and can procure the
Visa, Travel, Hotel and Transport requirement - call the Russia House 020 7403 9922.
3 Brochure and Company Profile distribution.
By extending our Moscow “Troika” courier service to Sochi we can:
Deliver your company’s promotional material to the Sochi Chamber of Commerce
where after perusual by the executive it will be placed in the commercial library and
member companies will be informed and invited to study.
Taking it one step further we can produce a Russian text version of your company
profile either as an add on to your material or a separate leaflet.
Material produced in the Russian language is very important and shows your
commitment to the Market.