The GUM has opened a window leaf to EuropeIn territory of the Trading house of GUM salons of currency trade continue to breed gradually.
After southern Koreans here there was a German firm OWEC (Ost - West Electronik GmbH), opened a small little shop of difficult electrohome appliances which can be bought on currency of I category in cash.
According to observers, the tendency of opening of currency salons quite visually shows aspiration GUMa to become the trading house of the European level.
at the same time, observers mark, from - for monstrous deficiency of the goods even at these salons completely not European turns are built.
on an attestation of eyewitnesses, OWEC trades in GUME in difficult home appliances of Japanese firms JVC, JSC, German Braun, Bauknecht, Ricoh. Choice - from razors and audiocassettes to refrigerators, electric stoves and cars for linen drying.
as the general director of firm OWEC g - n Jacob Fishman (Jakob Fiszman) has informed, all offered goods of very high quality and are calculated, on the European concepts, on the mass buyer. For example, TV JVC with the size of the screen 70 sm costs about 1350 dollars. Videorecorders of the same firm - from 450 to 780 dollars, a videocamera - from 1350 to 2000 dollars, refrigerators Baukneht - 670 - 1000 dollars.
All difficult home appliances which are on sale in salon, are put on year warranty service which is carried out some by the Soviet small enterprises, to name which g - n Fishman have refused.
according to observers, gradual opening in GUMe currency salons testifies to its aspiration to become the present trading house of the European class. While, however, from - for the poorly enough developed contacts and obvious excess of demand over the offer, the choice of the goods in salons GuMa remains narrow enough, and turns before them - quite Russian.
the salon address: Moscow, Red Square, d. 3. Phone: 923 - 82 - 00.
Firm OWEC is registered in 1979 in Germany. Till 1979 it was trading branch of firm JVC. The basic lines of activity: trade, service, working out of models taking into account concrete requirements of the country - the consumer. Number of employees - 70 persons.
NATALIA - VIHORNOVA