Russia: wheat exports-imports in January-May 2016

In January-May, Russia exported 8.33 million tons of wheat and meslin valued at $1.456 billion, declared the Federal Customs Service of Russia on July 8. According to the announcement, the major volumes of wheat were traditionally shipped to far abroad foreign countries – 8 million tons (at $1.4 billion). In the reporting period, wheat import…

Russia: China lifts restrictions on poultry imports

China has lifted restrictions on supplies of poultry from Russia introduced in 2005 in connection with the avian flu, China’s Quality Control, Inspection and Quarantine Administration and the Ministry of Agriculture said. The document dated July 1, cancels earlier introduced decree prohibiting poultry import from Russia. Publication of this document is the first step in…

Belarus: dairy supplies to Russia

Belarusian producers and Russian sales networks discussed the supplies of dairy products at a meeting in Moscow. The Belarusian diplomatic mission hosted the meeting that featured Russian experts in the quality of chain stores and representatives of quality units and manufacturing technicians of the Belarusian dairies. The meeting highlighted cooperation in the supplies of Belarusian…