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Experts estimated the value of products thrown by the Russians at 1.6 trillion rubles

  • 8 Oct 09:07

Experts estimated the value of products thrown by the Russians at 1.6 trillion rubles In Russia, 17 million tons of food worth more than 1.6 trillion rubles are thrown annually. Food sharing can partially correct this situation: as early as 2024, thanks to Internet services, 1 million tons of products can be saved. Experts from the Russian Association of Electronic Communications (RAEC) and the TIAR-Center consulting company have calculated how many products citizens and retail chains throw away annually. According to their estimates, based on data from the Higher School of Economics and Rosstat, about 17 million tons of products are dumped annually. Today, at the stage of sale and consumption, at least 16% of all manufactured products are. Read more...

Tyumen poultry will be exported to Saudi Arabia

  • 17 Sep 10:01

Tyumen poultry will be exported to Saudi Arabia During the visit to Riyadh, members of the Russian delegation and Russian Minister of Agriculture Dmitry Patrushev discussed the possibility of increasing the number of poultry enterprises that will supply their products to Saudi Arabia. The PRODO Tyumen Broiler poultry farm, which is one of the largest enterprises in the region, also declared its readiness to work for export. In addition to poultry, the company offers to supply dry organic fertilizers based on bird litter. Read more...

Russia:Food prices will rise

  • 12 Sep 09:54

Russia:Food prices will rise Food prices in Russia are forecasted to rise. This is reported by RBC with reference to the largest associations of manufacturers and retailers. It is noted that price increases may be provoked by new fines, which the Ministry of Industry and Trade proposed to introduce as sanctions for violations of the requirements of the Customs Union. Here we are talking about a fine of 3% of the annual income received from the sale of products. At the same time, at least 2 million rubles will be charged. The measure of responsibility is planned to apply to manufacturers and sellers who have violated the technical regulations of the Customs Union. If the law is adopted, amendments. Read more...

Labeling products on the system "Traffic Light" is clear to most buyers

  • 13 Jun 10:41

Labeling products on the system "Traffic Light" is clear to most buyers The All-Russian Public Opinion Research Center (VTsIOM) presents research data on the issue of product labeling (according to the “traffic light” system for green, yellow and red: products with low, medium and high sugar, salt, saturated fat). Consumer behavior in food choices Two thirds of shoppers (67%) are inclined to believe that at present there is enough information on the product labels (composition, nutritional value, content of certain components). However, the majority of survey participants (69%) believe that this information is often not sufficiently visible and easy to read. Half of consumers (50%), according to whom there is not enough. Read more...

The number of Russians who save on food increased to 24%

  • 30 May 09:29

The number of Russians who save on food increased to 24% The number of Russians who save on food increased to 24% over the last year, according to sociologists of the Romir center. More than on food, the Russians save on travel (29%). Sociologists have concluded that the Russians have returned to austerity. Only 17% of respondents reported that they are not saving anything (in 2016 there were 11%, in 2017 - 18%, and in 2018 - 24%). The number of savings increased for all expenses. According to the study, most Russians save on: traveling - 29% (12% in 2018), food - 24% (17% in 2018), clothes and shoes - (9% in 2018), entertainment - 22% (6% in 2018), delicacies - 20% (12% in 2018), restaurants - 15%. Read more...

Russia plans to export finished meat products, animal feed and skins to China

  • 10 Apr 09:46

Russia plans to export finished meat products, animal feed and skins to China Rosselkhoznadzor is planning to hold talks on deliveries of finished meat products, animal feed and skins from Russia to China. Deliveries of products of animal origin in China were discussed at the Ministry of Agriculture at a meeting of the operational headquarters for the export of meat products to the markets of China, Japan and Korea. The meeting was attended by Deputy Minister of Agriculture Maxim Uvaydov, Deputy Head of Rosselkhoznadzor Konstantin Savenkov, Advisor to the Head of Rosselkhoznadzor Artem Daushev, representatives of the Ministry of Agriculture, industry associations and enterprises engaged in the production of animal origin. During the. Read more...

Azerbaijan places ban on Russian poultry and red meat

  • 11 Feb 10:58

Azerbaijan places ban on Russian poultry and red meat Azerbaijan’s Food Safety Agency announced that poultry and animal meat imports from two regions in Russia are temporarily restricted due to identified cases of Newcastle disease in Russia’s Krasnodar, as well as foot-and-mouth disease in Russia’s Khabarovsk regions. "In this regard, it was decided to temporarily restrict the import of poultry and poultry meat products from the Krasnodar, as well as livestock and meat products from the Khabarovsk", explains the agency. Along with the ban, Azerbaijan’s Food Safety Agency appealed to the State Customs Committee of the country to disinfect vehicles passing through customs. Read more...

The list of food products subject to VAT at a rate of 10% in 2019

  • 10 Jan 09:34

The list of food products subject to VAT at a rate of 10% in 2019 Last summer the President of the Russian Federation signed a law raising the basic VAT rate from 18% to 20%.At the same time the existing VAT benefits in the form of exemption from this tax, as well as a reduced VAT rate of 10%, are applied to social goods (services), some food products. Despite the fact that social food products are sold at a preferential VAT rate, there are a lot of non-tax factors that can increase consumer prices for food. 10% VAT rate is applied according to the current documents when selling the following food products: Livestock and poultry; meat and meat products (with the exception of delicacies: cuttings, veal, tongues, sausages - raw. Read more...

Insect based feed for food animals

  • 30 Nov 09:38

Insect based feed for food animals In the coming four years, scientists from Wageningen University & Research together with the industry will investigate whether insect larvae are a sustainable source of nutrition for piglets and broilers. For the first time the full environmental impact will be identified. This will determine whether providing insects could lead to a reduction of the environmental impact of livestock production. At the same time, the potential benefits for chicken and pig welfare will be explored. Given the increasing demand for pork and poultry meat worldwide, the search for sustainable feed ingredients is urgent. At the same time, citizens plea for improved livestock. Read more...

Ukraine takes top position as importer of Russian meat

  • 1 Mar 11:12

Ukraine takes top position as importer of Russian meat Despite the official Ukrainian ban on the import of Russian food products, many items find their way to Donetsk and Lugansk, report Russian media. Officially, Ukraine does not purchase Russian meat and beer because Kiev banned imports of most Russian food products at the end of 2015 as a response to the Russian food embargo. Source: Alexey Malgavko/RIA Novosti Ukraine remains the top buyer of Russian beer and is now the leading buyer of Russian meat, pushing Kazakhstan to second place,reported(in Russia) Vedomosti, citing the Federal Customs Service (FCS). In 2016, Ukraine took almost one-third of all Russian beer and meat exports, said the FCS. These Russian. Read more...