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Russian Ministry of Agriculture to Look into Importing Snails

Russian Ministry of Agriculture to Look into Importing Snails

The Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation and the Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance are considering importing snails for the purpose of breeding them inside the country. This was stated by the Russian Minister of Agriculture Dmitry Patrushev during a meeting of President Vladimir Putin with representatives of civil society on the…

Imports of Tangerines and Clementines Show Growth

Imports of Tangerines and Clementines Show Growth

According to SeaNews, in ten months of the current year, the Russian Federation has imported over 286 thousand tonnes of tangerines costing almost USD 2020 million. The rise in these imports has amounted to 11.3 percent in physical terms and 8 percent in monetary terms. The supply of clementines has doubled in physical terms, amounting…

Supplies of Moscow Dairy Can Be Arranged to Africa

Supplies of Moscow Dairy Can Be Arranged to Africa

The Moscow Region will be considering to export their dairy products to the countries of Africa and Middle East, according to the website of the Regional Ministry of Investment and Innovations with a reference to the Deputy Board Chairman of the Moscow Region Government, Vadim Khromov. He says that, in particular, the supply can be…

Supply of dairy products and coffee to Russia is steadily growing

Supply of dairy products and coffee to Russia is steadily growing

According to the materials of the Federal Customs Service, the results of the ten-month period this year show that the imports of milk and condensed cream to the Russian Federation has grown by 16.5 percent compared to the same period last year, amounting to almost 152 thousand tonnes. An especially significant increase can be seen…

Russia Is the World’s Second-Largest Cheese Importer

Russia Is the World’s Second-Largest Cheese Importer

According to the new report of the Foreign Agricultural Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (FAS USDA), the volume of cheese import to Russia will increase from last year’s 263,000 tonnes to 275,000 tonnes this year. As for the coming year, Russia is going to import 290,000 tonnes of cheese. According to the FAS…

Ecuador Expects to Retain the Scope of Banana Supply to Russia

Ecuador Expects to Retain the Scope of Banana Supply to Russia

The Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock of Ecuador seeks to continue banana export to Russia and plans to keep at least the current level of supply, comments Agrocalidad, the official Agriculture Quality Assurance Agency of the republic. Ecuador is said to comply with the international standards for phytosanitary measures supervision for all the 78 banana…

Import of food is still higher than export

Import of food is still higher than export

From January of the current year and until the beginning of December, export of Russian agricultural products amounted to USD 22.4, reports the Agriculture Analysis Centre, quoting FCS data. The value of food import is still higher, reaching USD 26.34 bln. The main import item are citruses, of which 1.4 mln tonnes were supplied, for…

The Number of Imported Honey May Increase in the Russian Market

The Number of Imported Honey May Increase in the Russian Market

The growth of honey prices in Russia next year will be from 25 to 50 percent, as stated in the forecast piece on the website of RUE Analytics of the Russian University of Economics. In this context, it is expected that the volume of import of these products from abroad will increase. The decline in…

Russia to Maintain World Leadership In Apple Imports

Russia to Maintain World Leadership In Apple Imports

In the 2019/2020 agricultural season, the Russian Federation will remain the world’s largest importer of apples, as follows from yet another forecast report by the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service. According to FAS USDA, our country will purchase 710,000 tonnes of apples abroad, which is almost 80,000 tonnes less than last season. The gross harvest of…

Vietnamese Seafood to Expand its Presence on the Russian Market

Vietnamese Seafood to Expand its Presence on the Russian Market

The Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance (Rosselkhoznadzor) has allowed five more Vietnamese companies to supply various seafood to our domestic market, Nhan Dan reports, citing the relevant Rosselkhoznadzor order. The decision was made after the joint work of the Department of Animal Health of the Socialist Republic and the Russian department. As mentioned…

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