The Russian company Promobot, which is the largest manufacturer of service robots in Europe, signed a memorandum of promising cooperation and interaction with Beijing Huanuo Exiang (REX) Trading Co LTD (Russian trading company in China) (RTK) on November 23. In 2021, this cooperation should bring contracts for $500 thousand, the statement of RTK says (Izvestia has it).
It is noted that the signing took place at a meeting with RTK and the government of the Perm Territory with the participation of the Russian Export Center and the VEB.RF corporation. The memorandum shall be valid for six months.
In turn, the parties will determine the size and terms of payment of remuneration within the framework of a joint working group, including two representatives of the companies.
Alexey Yuzhakov, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Promobot, emphasized that cooperation with RTK will help the company find partners in China and arrange export supplies to this country. Besides, he pointed out that the entertainment industry is developed in China, and technology's penetration is intense.
The goal of Promobot for 2021 in the Chinese direction is contracts with local organizations totaling $500,000. Promobot plans to supply three of its products to China — Promobot V.4 robot, Promobot Control terminals, and Robo-C anthropomorphic robot.
At the same time, the company will work with Chinese partners from a branch in Vladivostok, which opened in 2020 with the support of the Far Eastern High Technologies Fund.
On July 21, it was reported that Bolivia and Mexico purchased temperature measuring devices from the Russian company Promobot, and Bolivia received 20 Promobot Thermocontrol stations. Meanwhile, Mexico got 60.
The Promobot company was founded in 2015 in Perm. At the same time, it became a resident of Skolkovo. It is currently the largest manufacturer of autonomous service robots in Europe. They work in 40 countries worldwide as administrators, promoters, consultants, guides, and concierges, replacing or supplementing “live” employees.
Robots “Promobot” can be found in Sberbank, the Museum of Contemporary History of Russia, MFC, Baltimore Washington Airport, Dubai Mall. All of the company's products are manufactured and developed in Russia.