2020-05-20 06:38

The Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation export forecast

The Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation keeps its agricultural export forcast for 2020 at the planned rate of 25 bln USD.

According to Dmitry Patrushev, the Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation, this year Russia has already exported products worth 9.4 bln USD, which is 1.5 bln USD more than last year. The plan for 2020 is $25 billion, the Minister said.

The stable production of high-quality competitive products and the constant increase in its volumes contribute to strengthening Russia's position on the international markets. Asian markets are considered as the most perspective for the Russian agro export. Among the main advantages of the Russian export the Minister of Agriculture named direct boarders and developed railways system. He also states that that the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian FederationIt developed very productive cooperations with key partners including state-owned Russian export center and Russian Railways.

Patrushev also claimed that Russia continues to expand agro export towards the new markets. Today Russia exports to 157 countries and 16 of them are gonna get 8 new categories of agro products in the nearest future.

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Author: Daria Vankova