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Russia Extends Western Food Imports Embargo to End 2021

  • 10:16

Russia Extends Western Food Imports Embargo to End 2021 Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday extended an embargo on Western food imports introduced in 2014 until the end of 2021, an economic measure that mainly affects EU imports. The Russian embargo was in response to EU sanctions introduced afterRussia's annexation of the Crimean peninsula, sanctions that Brussels renewed for another six months at the end of June. The EU has refused to recognize Russian's March 2014 annexation of Crimea and has condemned Moscow's support for separatists that control parts of eastern Ukraine that borderRussiaas a violation of international law. Western sanctions have hit all parts of the Russian economy and that,. Read more...

Expanding Cooperation Between Iran And Russia In The Production Of Halal Food Products

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Expanding Cooperation Between Iran And Russia In The Production Of Halal Food Products Iran and Russia will explore ways to expand trade between the two countries in the field of “Halal” products.In recent years, various institutions and associations in Russia have tried to promote trade in this sector by focusing on the production, export, and import of halal products. Experts believe that those companies that intend to enter this market need to gain systematic knowledge of the current conditions of this market. Iranian officials believe that trade in this area requires a strong alliance between Islamic countries, and in this regard, taking advantage of regional potentials between countries is of particular importance. Published statistics. Read more...

Russia’s First Muskox Farm in Siberia’s Taimyr Receives Ten Calves

  • 24 Nov 09:37

Russia’s First Muskox Farm in Siberia’s Taimyr Receives Ten Calves Ten muskox calves were delivered from Yamal to the Arctic village Volochanka in northern Krasnoyarsk Region to set up Russia’s first muskox farm there. The farm will produce qiviut (soft underwool), a representative of the Khaski-Tyal family community Denis Terebikhin toldTASS. The muskox farm is part of a project to establish ethnic villages. The region will create four villages to keep the traditional lifestyles and occupations of the indigenous peoples. The project in Volochanka is implemented by the Khaski-Tyal family community, which has won a regional grant. “The transportation of calves was very difficult because of the weather conditions. Read more...

Foodservice turnover in Russia in September fell by 14%

  • 24 Nov 09:36

Foodservice turnover in Russia in September fell by 14% The rate of decline in the Russian foodservice market in 2020 continues to slow down, turnover in September 2020 amounted to 132.6 billion rubles, or 86% to the level of the corresponding period of the previous year. This is stated in the materials of Rosstat. The turnover of the foodservice segment in Russia in January - September 2020 amounted to 947.5 billion rubles, or 77.2% to the level of last year (a drop of 22.8%). By August 2020, the turnover of foodservice outlets in September increased by 11.5%. Compared to Q2, Q3 growth was 70.6%. The turnover of foodservice segment in Russia began to fall against the background of the coronavirus pandemic: in April it. Read more...

Russian-Arab cooperation in agriculture was discussed

  • 23 Nov 10:17

Russian-Arab cooperation in agriculture was discussed On November 18, the Deputy Ministers of Agriculture of Russia Sergey Levin and Oksana Lut took part in a business forum on Russian-Arab cooperation in food security and Opportunities for trade and investment. Representatives of 25 countries attended the event. The meeting was focused on ensuring food security and strengthening trade and economic cooperation in agriculture between Russia and Arab countries. Oksana Lut pointed out that ensuring food security is becoming one of the priorities of international cooperation in the current situation with many countries facing a shortage of basic foodstuffs. The increase in trade with Arab partners is a clear example. Read more...

Food production increased by 4.3% in Russia

  • 20 Nov 11:38

Food production increased by 4.3% in Russia Agriculture in Russia demonstrates high development rates in all key areas. The highest dynamics are observed in the food and processing industry segment. According to the Russian Federal State Statistics Service, this year the food production index amounted to 104.3% compared to the same period last year. The beverage production index reached 101.9% and the tobacco product manufacturing index is 103.3%. High growth rates are recorded in the production of canned meat (+12.3%), processed and canned potatoes (+12.1%), meat (+11.4%), sunflower oil (+10%), meat and meat-containing semi-finished products (+8.4%), cheese (+5.8%). Such positive dynamics are driven by a. Read more...

AI epidemic worsening in Russia and Kazakhstan

  • 18 Nov 10:33

AI epidemic worsening in Russia and Kazakhstan Millions of birds have been culled in Russia and Kazakhstan after multiple outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in the past weeks. As the epidemic enters new regions, millions more are at risk. Kazakhstan has lost 1.2 million birds at 3 industrial poultry farms, said Duisengaz Musin, member of the country’s Parliament, during a recent press conference. He added that this figure would be even higher if backyard farms are taken into account. In total, Kazakh poultry farms housed 46 million birds at the beginning of the epidemic, as estimated by Ruslan Sharipov, chairman of the Union of Poultry Farmers of Kazakhstan. So far, the virus has primarily. Read more...

Pork exports from Russia rise 80%

  • 18 Nov 10:01

Pork exports from Russia rise 80% Russia has managed to open new markets for its pork products, such as Vietnam, Hong Kong and Mongolia, despite the ongoing threat of ASF resurging in the Russian pig herd. For more than 10 years, Russia is fighting the disease and at some point, the damage created in the swine sector has transformed the country in an importer of pigmeat. However, starting 2020, Russian pork exports have rebound reaching 143,000 tonnes, which is 80% more than the same period in the previous year. According to the Russian Union of Pork Producers (RUPP) suggests that exports of pig meat could surpass 200,000 tonnes by the end of the year, up 45% on the year. The rise in exports also. Read more...

Will Russia Access The Japanese Poultry Industry Market?

  • 17 Nov 10:24

Will Russia Access The Japanese Poultry Industry Market? Russia is trying to resume its poultry exports to Japan.Russian experts believe that in addition to the high export potential of the Japanese market, exports to this country can help to produce more diverse products in the Russian poultry industry. Russian poultry producers are trying to export more poultry products with more added value. According to estimates, the country imported more than 571,000 tons of animal protein products worth more than $ 1.3 billion in 2019. Most of these imports came from Brazil, Thailand, the United States, Hungary, France, Turkey, Spain, Malaysia, Poland, and the Philippines. In 2019, many news networks reported that initial. Read more...

Russian Poultry Industry Enters The Philippines Market

  • 16 Nov 11:58

Russian Poultry Industry Enters The Philippines Market Russia has succeeded in exporting its chicken meat to the Philippines.According to published information, the first shipment exported by Russia to this country was only 27 tons. The export comes amid a dispute between Brazil and the Philippines over the possible contamination of Brazilian-made chicken meat with COVID-19, which is likely to be pursued through the World Trade Organization. Some experts believe that the Philippines’ announcement of the possibility of contamination of chicken meat produced in Brazil is due to the country’s efforts to replace the imports it needs with other countries. According to the agreement reached between the. Read more...