The meeting was held on 16-17 of May in Ricoh head office in Japan. The parties agreed to cooperate on implementation of Russian Federation gilt-edged contract.
16-17 May President of the IQDEMY Holding Mr. Vladislav Mirchev and top manager of dealer network development Ms. Kondratieva Olga had a meeting with Mr. Shan Sato from Ricoh CIP Business Group, Mr. Sumiaki Aoki from Commercial & Industrial Printing Development Division, Mr. Tomomitsu (Tyler) Oda from Inkjet Business Division.
Mr. Tomomitsu (Tyler) Oda, Mr. Vladislav Mirchev, Ms. Kondratieva Olga (right to left)
Discussion involved opening of printers and inks manufacturing facility in Russian Federation that had been ordered by Russian Government. The printer design will be developed by IQDEMY engineers, control electronics and soft - by DPS Innovations specialists, IQDEMY Holding affiliates, and the inks formula will be created in IQDEMY Chemicals - Research Chemistry Lab in Novosibirsk.
Parties agreed on delivery of 2 000 000 Ricoh print heads within 5 years. Ricoh plans to increase their production capacity in the next 9 months to able to supply the components.
We hope the agreement will only be the first step in mutually beneficial cooperation between our companies and will strengthen economic and commercial ties between Russia and Japan.