Saturday, March 28, 2020
A shortage in the supply of quality potatoes is resulting in an increase in prices in this segment, EastFruit analysts say. According to the analysts’ daily monitoring, the limited supply of high-quality potatoes, as well as the increased demand for these products by wholesale companies and retail chains, has allowed...
Vegetable exporters from Turkey have supplied tomatoes worth $8 million to Russia since the country decided to increase the import quota for Turkish companies, Daily Sabah reports. Moscow last month increased the quota by 50,000 tons from 150,000 to 200,000 tons. According to data from the Aegean Exporters' Association (EİB) released...
The Russian Ministry of Agriculture will be able to reallocate food supplies to different regions of the country in case of necessity, Deputy Prime Minister Victoria Abramchenko said on Wednesday, according to Dairy News. "The Deputy Prime Minister particularly noted that food stocks were formed in the country and there...
The Dutch business community plays a prominent role in developing greenhouse horticulture in Russia, Meeuwes Brouwer, who has been an agricultural consultant in Russia for almost four years, told Horty Daily. Agriculture is developing rapidly in Russia, with the country’s agricultural ministry focusing on stimulating exports that rose to around...
Grain exports from Russia, the world's largest wheat exporter, rose sharply last week as the rouble weakened against the dollar, agriculture consultancy SovEcon said on Monday, citing data from ports, Investing.com Russia reported. Russian wheat export prices in dollars fell steeply and for the seventh week running last week after...
The world’s largest wheat exporter sees no need to trigger a grain export duty, which is currently at zero, after sharp falls in the ruble, the Russian agriculture ministry said, according to Reuters. The Russian currency’s rapid decline sparked concerns among some analysts that ruble-denominated grain prices would rise and...
A delegation from Russia's Primorsky Region, headed by the deputy head of the regional authority Konstantin Shestakov, will visit the Uzbek capital Tashkent this week to hold bilateral negotiations and meetings, Trend news agency reports.  The meetings will be attended by investment and foreign trade officials, transport, along with Uzbekazikovka...
After a month-long disruption due to the yearly quota limit, Turkish tomato exports to Russia have resumed on March 7, Hurriyet reported. Moscow recently decided to lift the yearly quote for Turkish tomato imports from 150,000 tons to 200,000 tons after some containers carrying Turkish tomatoes were returned last month, saying that...
A chicken processing factory in the Vietnamese capital, Hanoi, has become the first business in the country to receive a license to export processed chicken products to Russia, Vietnam Plus reported. The Department of Animal Health under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on March 8 said the Russian...
Imported products traditionally prevail in the Russian pear market during Russian winters, with prices for the fruit supplied abroad rising this year, analysts told East-Fruit.com. The main countries supplying pears during this period are Argentina, Belgium and the Netherlands. At the same time, it is worth noting that prices for...