Friday, December 1, 2023
The Murmansk region's officials have agreed to raise the tariff on cow's milk by more than half, to 10.6 thousand rubles per ton, Governor Andrei Chibis announced during a regional government operational meeting, RIA Novosti reports. "Recognizing that the cost of milk production is increasing year after year, we took...
More than half of Turkey’s $120 million worth of table grape exports in June-October this year went to Russia, the Daily Sabah reports citing data from the Aegean Exporters' Association (AEA). The country’s overall exports jumped 15% compared to the same period of the previous season, up from $103.6 million, the industry...
Wine deliveries from Greece to Russia this year will be record-breaking, Georgy Kanakis, a member of the Peloponnese Union of Winemakers, told RIA Novosti. When customers are buying wine in Russian supermarkets, they need to take note of a few rules that could help them choose a quality product, Roskachestvo...
Chinese farmers are already expressing interest in working on about one million hectares of arable land in Russia’s Far East region, which the Russian government has made available, an official in Moscow has said. According to the South China Morning Post, Valery Dubrovskiy, director of investment for the Far East...
Leading Russian fertilizer company PhosAgro was in Berlin earlier this month to attend the Green Week and promote its ecologically friendly fertilizers as Russian corporates increasingly embrace the need to build sustainable businesses, bne Intellinews writes. “Green Week is a unique opportunity for Russian managers to show off what they have...
Agricultural exports from the Amur Region in Russia's Far East to neighboring China are expected to exponentially grow as the region is quickly becoming a major soybean exporter amid a trade war initiated by the U.S. against China, CGTN reports. After a dramatic reduction in China's imports of soybean from the United States, Russia,...
Major Russian meat producers Rusagro and RPBI have reportedly had to cull thousands of pigs following outbreaks of African swine fever (ASF) on their production facilities, despite claiming to have the highest level of biosecurity possible, RIA news agency reports. The outbreaks, which hit farms in the European region of Russia, were...
Farmers around Europe, but especially in France, will be the hardest hit if Russia succeeds in breaking into the fourth-biggest wheat importing market, UkrAgroKonsult reports. France is currently the top supplier of wheat to Algeria, which buys huge amounts of grain to feed its population. But there’s growing speculation this...
The largest vertically integrated meat producer in Russia, Cherkizovo, has said it plans to produce 1.1 million tons of meat in live weight in 2019, which is 19% higher than the previous year, Agroinvestitor reports. The company said it would become the first meat producer in the post-Soviet era...
The Russian ruble strengthened last week, helping to keep prices for wheat from the country stable, Reuters reported. Prices for the commodity have also been supported by higher oil prices and seasonally limited supply, the news agency writes. Russian wheat lost another important purchase tender by Egypt's state grain buyer...