Department for International Economic Cooperation

Head of the the Department - Ms. Lesya Davydova
Deputy Head of the Department - Ms. Tatyana Oynvid
Deputy Head of the Department - Mr. Andrey Kosourov

The FAS Russia cooperates with international organizations and foreign authorities in the sphere of the antimonopoly policy, combating unfair competition practices and governmental regulation of natural monopolies.

FAS Russia

The international activity of the FAS Russia is focused on:

-          Contribution to integration of the Russian economy into the global economic area;

-          Realization of economic liabilities of the Russian Federation on issues, related to the competence of the FAS Russia;

-          Participation in development of conception of united European economic space;

-          Protection of Russian interests by participation in field-oriented international organizations;

-          Implementation of the best foreign experience to the Russian practice, advanced training of employees of the FAS Russia;

-          Preparation and realization of technical assistance from international organizations on behalf of the FAS Russia;

The Department for International Economic Cooperation conducts the international activity of the FAS Russia.

Andrey Tenishev shared Russian experience of countering cartels
On 31 August, the agenda of the XI Annual Conference on Competition Law, Economics and Politics, included a discussion on “International Cartels and Enforcement” at Gordon Institute of Business Sciences (Johannesburg, South Africa)
Sergey Puzyrevskiy: EAEU needs new antimonopoly tools
At the Eurasian Week, Deputy Head of FAS raised an issue of implementing new mechanisms across EAEU space to prevent antimonopoly violations
Andrey Tsarikovskiy had a bilateral meeting with the Head of South African antimonopoly body
The main discussion points were implementing “guidelines” on container shipping in BRICS countries, Russian cases in car manufacturing, pharmaceuticals and FAS plans to devise new approaches in antimonopoly regulation under digitalization of the economy
Representatives of BRICS competition authorities met in South Africa
The Russian delegation was led by Stats-Secretary Deputy Head of FAS Andrey Tsarikovskiy. The main item on the agenda was FAS initiatives on establishing BRICS Analytical Centre
FAS presented cartel-combating experience to the colleagues from the competition authorities of Kazakhstan, Belarus and Armenia
The Antimonopoly Service implemented a system of indentifying bid-rigging cartels and drafted the guidelines for countering anticompetitive agreements