By November 29, Russia exported agricultural products for $ 25.934 billion, which is higher than the figure for the entire last year ($ 25.6 billion).According to the Agroexport center under the Ministry of Agriculture, exports increased by 16% compared to the same period last year.
Leadership in supplies is held by grain, the export of which amounted to $ 8.635 billion, which is 20% more than a year earlier. The products of the fat and oil complex were sent abroad for $ 4.154 billion (19% more), meat and dairy products - for $ 1.022 billion (42% more), processed products - for $ 3.73 billion (16% more).
At the same time, the export of fish and seafood decreased by 5%, to $ 4.721 billion.
China holds the lead among buyers of Russian agricultural products, exports to this country increased by 28%, to $ 3.614 billion. Supplies to the EU amounted to $ 2.907 billion (10% more), to Turkey - $ 2.765 billion (25% more). The top 5 importers also include Egypt, which bought Russian agricultural products for $ 1.6 billion (23% more), and Kazakhstan - for $ 1.509 billion (17% more).