Kuban wine and tea to be sold via the largest Russian internet platform
Veniamin Kondratyev met Director General of «Wilkdberries»z Tatyana Bakalchuk in Moscow.
The Governor emphasized that currently winery products of the region are supplied to 20 countries across the globe but mostly supplied to neighboring countries. Western European countries account only for 7% of supplies, thus new promotional channels are required.
– Taken into account that online sales of wine are intensively growing in Western countries, we would like to avail this opportunity in order to build up our own exports. Your company can be a wine supplier to the commodity markets of Europe, as maintained the Chief of the region. Moreover, we can also via internet export tea which is a renowned Kuban brand.
In addition, Veniamin Kondratyev noted that the region is willing to offer quality confectionery products, condensed milk, vegetables, fruit – all of these are ecologically pure products.
The manager of the company, in turn, noted that European countries are currently following a trend for eco-friendliness ubiquitously and in the first line it concerns foodstuff.
– Being a consumer I can state that Kuban products are characterized by relatively high quality and would be of demand. We are gland to start collaboration from wine export. On the territory of Europe alcohol will be available via internet and we are willing to offer our site, told Tatyana Bakalchuk.
Kuban wine for Krasnodar region is a strategic export product. In 2019 Russian producers exported abroad 3.19 million liters of wine worth 7 million US dollars. At this, the share of Kuban wine is around 60%.