Sunday, June 23, 2019
Jordanian Minister of Agriculture Khaled Hneifat called for expanding trade exchange with Russia as the volume of Jordanian agricultural exports doubled in 2017 compared with 2015. Jordanian exports of various agricultural products to the Russian market amounted to about 2,100 tons in 2017, while it scored only 900 tons...
Damate, Russian's largest producer of turkey meat, will expand into producing lamb meat in the Stavropol region, Vedomosti reported citing an investment agreement signed with the regional authorities. Representatives of the company commented that while there was no large-scale production of lamb in Russia, the demand for the meat from retailers...
Russian agribusiness concern Rusagro is interested in buying a dairy production facility in the Samara region, an industry source told Interfax, adding that the deal could be announced next week. Another source told the news agency that the company was negotiating the purchase of production facilities in the Samara...
Armenia has placed restrictions on imports of Russian meat in order to prevent the entry of African swine fever and bird flu into the country, Izvestya reports, citing Armenian authorities. The import of several respective products to Armenia from some Russian provinces has been temporarily suspended as of August 29, the...
The CEO of Russian company Biotrof, the first in the country to develop and sell feed additives, has said he believes that the animal products, feed, and feed additives markets in Russia will develop further in the coming years, All About Feed reports. In an interview with the news outlet,...
Russian grain exports to China have hit the million ton mark for the first time this crop year, according to the country’s veterinary and phytosanitary agency, Rosselkhoznadzor. Official data shows that from July 1, 2017 to May 15, 2018, a total of 1.23 million tons of grain from Russia was...
Russian Fishing Company Virma has purchased a vessel from Greenland-based Polar Seafood with plans to take its first steps into the country's flourishing shrimp fishery, Undercurrent News reports. Virma is based in Karelia and is part of the Karelia Fisheries Union. This month, it bought the vessel Acadienne Gale II from...
In another sign of the readiness of Chinese companies to invest into Russian agriculture, trading corporation COFCO is interested in acquiring a 25% stake in Russian grain terminal KSK in Novorossiysk, Kommersant reported citing sources close to the deal. Тhe third largest grain terminal in the southern Chernomorsk region of...
Ekosem-Agrar AG, the German holding company of Russian milk producer EkoNiva Group, increased its raw milk output to more than 2,000 tons per day for the first time last week, the company said in a press release. This means the dairy giant has doubled its milk output per day...
Russia’s agricultural boom of 2017 was overestimated by as much as 30 percent for certain crops, а report by the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA) has revealed. А weaker ruble and higher oil prices helped agriculture to overtake arms sales in 2017 to become Russia’s second-biggest export sector...