The winners and awardees of the All-Russian competition “Exporter of the Year 2021” were awarded at the forum “Made in Russia” which took place in Moscow on the 10th of December. Arnest AO was recognized as the best exporter in the nomination “New Geography” in the category “Large Business”. The First Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Andrey Belousov presented the well-deserved award to the President of Arnest AO Aleksey Sagal.

There were 13 winners and 24 awardees in 12 nominations of the competition. “Not only nominees and laureates have won in this competition but also the country. The competition “Exporter of the Year” is a great opportunity to see the best practices used by the exporters to promote their goods and the challenges and obstacles they face. The obtained data is analyzed and summarized; new operating principles, which simplify the access to the international market for the exporters, are structured”, noted the First Deputy Prime Minister Andrey Belousov.

There were two stages of the competition: at regional and federal levels. The main selection criteria were the assessment of export business and international promotion as well as the level of export activity. There was a record number of applications for the competition in 2021. 1,800 Russian companies competed for the title of the country’s best exporters in their field of activity.  Arnest AO became the winner in the nomination “New Geography” at the federal stage of the competition and took the second place in the nomination “Industrial Exporter of the Year»

In 2021 Arnest AO as the leading seller of aerosols in Russia and CIS countries continued to expand export activity increasing both supply volume and the number of countries, where its products are available. Today the products of the Arnest Group are presented in 46 countries worldwide including EU countries, the Middle East, Southeast Asia, Africa and South America.

The achieved results were possible thanks to the support of Arnest AO export program by the Government of the Stavropol region, Roseksimbank AO and the Russian Export Center as part of the implementation of the “International Cooperation and Export” National Project.

Arnest AO is implementing a rather ambitious program of capacity extension and developing the industrial cluster.

Within the next 3 years Arnest Group intends to become one of the largest aerosol manufacturers in the world through the rapid growth of export sales.