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Trump Ready for ‘a Lot of Trade’ with Russia after Putin Phone Call

  • 16 May 11:03

Trump Ready for ‘a Lot of Trade’ with Russia after Putin Phone Call U.S. President Donald Trump has said that he shares Vladimir Putin’s desire to improve trade ties between Russia and the U.S., after a lengthy phone conversation with his Russian counterpart earlier this month,Reutersreports. “We intend to do a lot of trade with Russia,” Trump told reporters at the White House. “We do some right now. It’s up a little bit. But [Putin would] like to do trade and we’d like to do trade.” Trump said he’ll meet with China’s Xi Jinping and Russia’s Vladimir Putin at theGroup of 20 summitin Japan in June. Putin’s foreign affairs advisersaidthe Kremlin is prepared to agree to any. Read more...

Innovative service for meat industry professionals

  • 15 May 11:41

Innovative service for meat industry professionals Meatinfo.ru, one of the largest platform on purchases and sales of meat products in Russia and the CIS, has launched a new free service for meat industry experts. On April 27, Meatinfo presented an unique service - a geodesk for meat industry specialists. The main idea of the service is to collect meat and meat product prices offered not only by the largest agricultural holdings in the country, but also by representatives of medium and small businesses. Prices for geodesk are provided by the users themselves - sales managers, traders, farmers, business owners and relevance of information is supported by a weekly update. Meatinfo geodesk is an excellent. Read more...

Belarus complains about meat trade with Russia

  • 15 May 10:44

Belarus complains about meat trade with Russia In Q1, just 69,000 tonnes of meat products were shipped to Russia. "If the dynamics stay in place, the annual target will be missed", say official sources. The Russian Agriculture Ministry is invited on May 15 in Minsk to discuss trade issues with its Belarusian counterpart. "In January-March we shipped 69,000 tonnes of meat products. If the dynamics stay in place, the annual target will be missed as well. Restrictions of the Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance of Russia (Rosselkhoznadzor) on our food export are having a negative effect on the ability to hit the specified figures", declared Aleksei Bogdanov, Head of the. Read more...

China-Russia Trade up Almost 10% in First Quarter of 2019

  • 22 Apr 10:50

China-Russia Trade up Almost 10% in First Quarter of 2019 Trade between China and Russia reached 164.8 billion yuan (24.2 billion U.S. dollars) in the first quarter of this year, up 9.8 percent compared with the same period last year, China’s Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) has said, according toXinhua. Luo Weidong, director of Eurasian Affairs Department of the MOFCOM, said at the China Tianjin International Fair for Investment and Trade (CIFIT) that the country expects bilateral trade between the two countries to keep momentum in 2019. Trade between China and Russia surged in 2018, reaching $107.06 billion, a 27.1 year-on-year increase, according to MOFCOM. Chinese investment in Russia has expanded. Read more...

Reduced yield in Russia will lead to higher prices for chicken meat in Armenia

  • 17 Apr 09:42

Reduced yield in Russia will lead to higher prices for chicken meat in Armenia Experts predict that the Russian grain harvest in 2019 will be 16% lower than the previous one. Grain prices will inevitably rise. Concerns about the possible increase in the prices of grain imported from Russia are expressed by Armenian business circles. In a conversation with the correspondent of the news agency “Sputnik Armenia”, the chairman of the Union of Poultry Farmers of Armenia Sergey Stepanyan noted that the prices for mixed feeds are already rising. A kilogram of feed has risen in price by 30 drams (AMD), the cost of its production also increased, which, in turn, affected the price. Read more...

Turkey processor to build major kosher meat plant

  • 27 Mar 09:26

Turkey processor to build major kosher meat plant The major Russian turkey company Damate has revealed plans to build the biggest kosher meat processing plant in the country, with the aim of establishing exports to Israel. The company revealed that investment in the project would amount to $30 mill. and the plant, slated to be in operation by 2021, would have a production capacity of 70,000 t of various turkey meat products per year. The company has chosen to implement the project in Penza Oblast, in Russia's European region, where Damate runs its poultry farms. By separating production lines, the plant could manufacture kosher and halal meat products, as well as handling poultry for conventional slaughter,. Read more...

Cherkizovo reports increased pork sales in February

  • 14 Mar 11:01

Cherkizovo reports increased pork sales in February Cherkizovo Group, Russia’s largest vertically-integrated meat supplier, has reported a 28% increase in pork volume sales in February, compared to the same period last year. Pork sales were also up 18% on a month-on-month basis, compared to January 2019. Chicken sales at the business were up 6% in February year-on-year (down 9% month-on-month). Turkey sales were down 10% on a year-on-year basis, however marginally rose (+2%) compared to the previous month. The company has seen significant fluctuations in price over the past year: turkey prices are some 50% higher than the same period the previous year, while chicken prices rose by 30% and pork. Read more...

Mexico is ready to supply beef to Russia

  • 23 Nov 08:30

Mexico is ready to supply beef to Russia Mexico confirms its readiness to supply up to 300,000 tons of beef to Russia per year, said Raul Urteaga, chief coordinator for international affairs at the Mexican Ministry of Agriculture, in an interview with RIA Novosti. Earlier, the ex-Minister of Agriculture of Mexico José Calzada Roviros spoke about such a possibility. "In 2012 Mexican deliveries reached 25 thousand tons of beef, so we expect recovery of this export, and we hope that this export will reach 300 thousand tons," said Urteaga. The relevant departments of two countries are working together to restore supplies of Mexican beef to Russia, and Mexican producers are ready to guarantee. Read more...

Profit losses for beef project

  • 27 Aug 11:11

Profit losses for beef project Miratorg’s beef facility, located in the European region of Russia, has suffered a huge net loss in 2017, despite significant growth in production and revenue. Analysis company Spark has reported that Bryansk Meat Company – the Miratorg subsidiary that manages its beef clusters – saw a net loss of $40 mill. last year, compared with an $160 mill. net profit in 2016. Revenue for the company reached $248 mill. in 2017, compared to $211 mill. the previous year, primarily due to an increase in production volumes to 82,000 t from 51,600 t in 2016. The Russian analysts have ascribed the company's profit loss to a number of factors, including shrinking. Read more...

First overseas representative office in Saudi Arabia

  • 30 Jul 13:40

First overseas representative office in Saudi Arabia Miratorg, Russia’s biggest beef producer, informs it opens company's first overseas representative office in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to expand its operations and meat supplies in the Middle East region. Miratorg owns the world biggest cattle herd of the Aberdeen Angus breed. The company produced over 80 thousand t. of high quality beef in 2017. The vertically-integrated holding is also among Russia's top-10 of poultry producers. Miratorg's processing plants are certified for export operations to Saudi Arabia and comply with all requirements and Halal standard. Launching of the representative office was approved by the Saudi Arabian. Read more...