Russia is studying the possibility of introducing networks of the sixth generation 6G, said in an interview with TASS the head of the Ministry of industry and trade Denis Manturov.

"And such plans too, but still at an early stage" – he told, answering a question about plans for 6G. The Minister added that you first need to develop the 5G network, and the networks of the sixth generation we are talking about research. "While I can only say that it is at the level Nerowski approaches that have manufacturers of "iron" the design centers who are engaged in IT-products", – he said.

Russian companies need from one year to three years to build domestic solutions for 5G networks, the Minister added. "And at 5G there is a complete understanding, we expect the Ministry of communications finally taken decisions to ensure that we can start their investment projects. Since the decision-making and visual signal is needed from one year to three years depending on the components that are provided in this standard", – said Manturov.