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Vsekopromsoiuz (All-Russian Union of Industrial Cooperatives)


A decree of March 1919 placed the Bolshevik Party in control of all consumer cooperatives. In January 1920, the cooperatives were merged into a single union called the "consumers' collectives". In 1921, the government formed the All-Russian Union of Villagers (Sel'skosoiuz) and in 1922 it formed the All-Russian Union of Industrial Cooperatives (Vsekopromsoiuz).

Sources & Citations

Roelants, B., Eum, H., Esim, S., (2019). Cooperatives and the world of work. New York: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group.