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Shipments of Perishable Products to China May Become Faster

Shipments of Perishable Products to China May Become Faster

Russia is planning to organise shipments of perishable products to China via complete container trains, according to the press centre of the Russian Export Centre. A pilot batch of refrigerated containers with chicken meat is expected to be shipped by rail next month. As of right now, agricultural products that Russia exports to China via…

Russia Imports Rye for the First Time in Three Years

Russia Imports Rye for the First Time in Three Years

In the current agricultural season—from last July to this June—Russia began to import rye for the first time in three years to meet the needs of flour mills, Agroinvestor reports. According to the source (with reference to the Federal Agricultural Supervision Service), imports have already amounted to 33 thousand tons. The main suppliers of rye to…

Russia Increases Imports of Lentils, Oilseed Meal and Rice

Russia Increases Imports of Lentils, Oilseed Meal and Rice

For six and a half months of the current agricultural year – from July 2019 to June 2020 – 24,000 tons of lentils were imported to the Russian Federation, which is three times more than in the same period of the last agricultural season, according to the preliminary analysis of the Grain Quality Assessment Centre…

Pork Imports to Russia Are Subject to a 25 Percent Quota

Pork Imports to Russia Are Subject to a 25 Percent Quota

The tariff quota for pork imports has been replaced by a flat rate of 25 percent, according to the “Meat Expert” portal with reference to the Institute of Agricultural Market Conditions. The import of pork within the quota was previously exempted from duty, and a 65 percent rate was applicable outside the quota. Liberalisation of…

Moscow-Produced Rusich is Advancing to the International Market

Moscow-Produced Rusich is Advancing to the International Market

According to a message on the Rostec website, the corporation’s Tecmash Group is working on increasing the production of modern tillage machinery and the volume of civilian products exports. In particular, the group is intending to supply foreign markets with a new modification of the Rusich KPP-12 cultivator, developed by the specialists of the P.I….

Imports from Africa mainly comprise food and agricultural commodities

Imports from Africa mainly comprise food and agricultural commodities

The share of food and agricultural commodities supplies from African countries to Russia in total imports amounted to almost 60 percent last year, according to TASS, citing data from the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation. Chemical industry products came second with the share of 8.6 percent, textiles and textile products ranked the third,…

Exports of agricultural machinery planned for Tunisia

Exports of agricultural machinery planned for Tunisia

The first batch of agricultural machinery manufactured by Rostselmash will soon be used by Tunisian farmers, as reported by the company’s press center following its participation in a dedicated international industrial exhibition in Tunisia. Rostselmash reportedly made an extensive presentation of its capabilities, the company’s history and the entire line of agricultural machines to Tunisian…

Agricultural exports to China maintain positive trend

Agricultural exports to China maintain positive trend

From January to May of this year, China purchased USD 1.45 billion worth of Russian agricultural products, TASS reports citing a declaration by Gao Feng, the official representative of the Chinese Ministry of Commerce. This represents an increase of 14.2 percent over the same period last year. As noted, last year the total trade volume…

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