The President Of Russia Vladimir Putin. Alexei Druzhinin
MOSCOW, 23 Oct — Despite the unfriendly steps of the US towards Russia, the trade turnover between the countries is growing, as Russian investment in America, said Russian President Vladimir Putin.
“Despite all your efforts, the trade turnover between our countries, oddly enough, is growing. Last year 16%, this year — on 8%. It is small in absolute terms, very little, but nevertheless this trend is. And, by the way, with a positive balance for the United States,” said Putin at a meeting with the assistant to the President for homeland security John Bolton.
According to him, mutual investments are also growing. “Moreover, Russian investments in the American economy is two times higher than the us in the Russian economy”, — said Putin.