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The final Board meeting was held in the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia

  • 17 Sep 11:04

The final Board meeting was held in the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia The final Board meeting was held in the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia. The meeting was dedicated to the results of the Ministry's activities in 2019 and strategic tasks for 2020. The event was attended by Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Victoria Abramchenko, Minister of agriculture Dmitry Patrushev, representatives of both chambers of the Federal Assembly, heads of subjects and regional agribusiness management bodies, Federal authorities and regulatory agencies, unions and associations, scientific and banking communities and public organizations. The Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation Mikhail Mishustin welcomed the participants of. Read more...

China opens its market to more Russian meat suppliers

  • 16 Sep 11:28

China opens its market to more Russian meat suppliers Eight more Russian firms have been allowed to supply meat and poultry by-products to China, Russia’s food safety regulator Rosselkhoznadzor said on Tuesday. As a result, 49 Russian enterprises will have the right for such exports, the regulator added. In early November 2018, Rosselkhoznadzor and China’s General Customs Administration signed agreements on veterinary and sanitary requirements for mutual deliveries of frozen poultry meat and dairy products between Russia and China. Data showed that in the first six months of this year Russia has more than doubled its meat exports to the Asian country. China is now the largest buyer of Russian. Read more...

Russian GDP Decreased by 7.5% in the Second Quarter of the Year

  • 14 Sep 10:47

Russian GDP Decreased by 7.5% in the Second Quarter of the Year In the second quarter of 2020, Russian GDP fell by 7.5% compared to the same period last year. At the same time, in the first quarter, the decline was only 0.5%. Such estimates were given by economists from the Center for Industrial Markets Research, RANEPA, Kommersant reports. According to experts, the greatest negative impact on GDP was made by the loss of value-added production in a number of sectors of the economy. We are talking about the service sector, wholesale and retail trade, transport, agriculture, construction and processing. More than half of all losses. Read more...

Weekly inflation in Russia at zero for the fourth week in a row

  • 10 Sep 10:47

Weekly inflation in Russia at zero for the fourth week in a row According to the Federal State Statistics Service, since the beginning of September, consumer prices have not changed but risen 3% since the year start.Weekly inflation in Russia was zero from September 1 to 7 for the fourth successive week, the Federal Statistics Service (Rosstat) reported on Wednesday. Since the beginning of September, consumer prices have not changed but risen 3% since the year start. Inflation was about 3.52% in annual terms as of September 7. According to the Federal State Statistics Service, sugar rose in price by 1%, which is the highest price hike among foodstuffs. Prices of sunflower oil and cookies rose by 0.3%, wheat bread prices edged. Read more...

35 Russian organic producers have received Certificates of Conformity during 2020

  • 7 Sep 10:27

35 Russian organic producers have received Certificates of Conformity during 2020 Since the beginning of 2020, information about 35 Russian enterprises has been included in the organic producers unified state register, that is maintained on the official website of the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia. Manufacturers have received certificates confirming their compliance with the law on organic products. Of these, more than 20 enterprises are producers of large and small cattle, meat and dairy products, as well as feed, cereals and forage crops. Six organizations are engaged in the production of alcoholic beverages and other companies manufacture baby food, tea, coffee and grapes. Their products can now be marked with a special sign in the form of a white. Read more...

Russia breaks $ 1 billion threshold with pork exports

  • 4 Sep 10:27

Russia breaks $ 1 billion threshold with pork exports In the first half of 2020, Russia exported 88,000 tonnes of pork, 96% up compared to the same period last year.Yuri Kovalev, chairman of the Russian Union of Pork Producers (RUPP) outlined these results, speaking at an online conference early August. If all goes well, Russia should be able to export 200,000 tonnes of pork this year with a total worth of $ 300 million. That achievement would push the Russian meat export beyond US$ 1 billion for the first time ever, he said. Shrinking pork imports into Russia Kovalev said the country came a long way from being one of the world’s biggest pork importers to becoming a net exporter. In 2009, the. Read more...

Russia’s Stavropol region to export mutton to Armenia

  • 2 Sep 12:41

Russia’s Stavropol region to export mutton to Armenia The authorities of Russia’s Stavropol province will create a provincial headquarters to coordinate the export of mutton meat to search for new markets and organize direct export supplies, the Stavropol agriculture department told journalists, as TASS reports. It said that room for organizing direct export deliveries to countries - importers of Russian mutton, namely Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Belarus is being considered now. According to the department, the region produces about 13,000 tons of mutton every year, which is almost six times more than the needs of the region. The producers of the region supply to foreign markets about 1,000 tons of. Read more...

EU position in WTO dispute with Russia reveals crisis in European trade policy,says expert

  • 1 Sep 11:37

EU position in WTO dispute with Russia reveals crisis in European trade policy,says expert According to the expert, the EU has taken advantage of the current vulnerability of the WTO dispute settlement mechanism and is trying to avoid responsibility for actions recognized as illegal at the international level, and by using the rules developed with the active participation of the EU MOSCOW, August 28. /TASS/. The European Union's appeal in the dispute with Russia on energy adjustments reveals serious structural problems in the trade policy of European countries, as well as changes in the EU policy and approaches as a WTO member, Polina Tonkikh, Director General of the WTO Expertise Center told TASS. "The intention of the European Union to prevent. Read more...

Russian pork exports to surpass 100,000 tonnes

  • 28 Aug 12:17

Russian pork exports to surpass 100,000 tonnes Rusian pork prices have increased by 50% since the beginning of the year, reaching to 122.6 roubles ($1.64). Besides the depreciation of 12% for the Rouble in front of the US dollar, there is strong demand for pork both in the domestic market and abroad, in South East Asia, considers Simon Grey, General Manager Russia, CIS, and Europe, Genesus Inc. "Russia’s exports of pig meat are increasing, especially to South East Asia. Total quantity exported is expected to exceed 100 Thousand Tonnes this year. This is the production from about 40,000 sows or about 2% of the total sow herd. The increase is good news for producers, but with continued expansion in progress. Read more...

In January-July, Russia increased the agricultural production by 3.3%

  • 26 Aug 11:55

In January-July, Russia increased the agricultural production by 3.3% In January-July of 2020, the production volumes of agricultural commodities in Russia totaled 2.247 tln RUR in current prices, an increase of 3.3% compared with the figures in the same period last year, reported the Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat). It should be noted that for the first six months of 2020, the growth of production in the agricultural sector of Russia totaled 3%. In particular, in July 2020 the production figures in the agricultural sector increased by 4% compared with the same month last year — to 588.7 bln RUR. Also, Rosstat stressed that the reporting. Read more...