Sberbank and DHL Express to name best exporters

Feb 13, 2020
  • Companies support best Russian practices in foreign economic activity through their joint award Exporters. New Level
  • Competition features three categories: Export Example; Export Innovator of the Year; E-Commerce Exporter of the Year
  • Applications can be submitted on Sberbank’s Bank of Business Partners website until February 20

February 13, 2020, Moscow — Sberbank and DHL Express continue to support best Russian export practices through their joint award called Exporters. New Level. Companies, including small and medium-sized enterprises, and sole proprietors that actively export their products are invited to take part in the award.

The competition features three categories such as Export Example; Export Innovator of the Year; and E-Commerce Exporter of the Year, a especial DHL Express category. When selecting winners, export sales growth, export geography extension, strategy to promote products on the foreign markets, export product innovation, and use of online channels in export sales will be taken into account.

You can submit an application on Bank of Business Partners, Sberbank’s website for participants in the foreign economic activity, in the Exporters. New Level Award section until February 20.

Natalia Goludina, Adviser of Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board, Sberbank,

“Supporting Russian exporters is a top-priority not just for Sberbank, but for Russia in general. We believe that Russian exports can be high-tech, highly competitive and high-quality. The Exporters. New Level award is a perfect opportunity for entrepreneurs to make a name for themselves, share their stories of success and knowledge with future exporters, as well as participate in creating the export environment in Russia directly.”

Anna Klinskova, Vice President for Sales and Marketing, DHL Express Russia,

“The dynamic growth of the international e-commerce opens a large number of possibilities for Russian businesspersons. DHL Express does its best to help as many Russian companies as possible, companies that produce interesting and high-quality products in Russia to enter international markets using e-commerce channels. We are glad to support projects and companies focused on export development.”

Results of the Exporters. New Level award will be announced at the 4th Foreign Economic Activity. New Markets conference. Sberbank will hold the event in Moscow on February 27, 2020. The goal of the conference is to bring together efforts of participants in the foreign economic activity to solve together the issues that Russian companies face when entering foreign markets. Experts and enterprises will share their expertise and real cases of doing business in foreign countries, talk about changes to the legislation, new markets and new trends in the foreign economic activity.