Russia: formation of the Far East grain corridor is the prospective idea – A.Dvorkovich
The idea of creation of the Far East grain corridor in Russia is quite prospective and realisable, declared Arkady Dvorkovich, Vice-Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, on February 11.
According to him, the grain export prospects in Russia are good enough, provided by all available plans on agricultural development. He also said that to date a number of Russian companies are negotiating with foreign investors, including Japanese ones, for the further development of the project.
The Vice-Prime Minister expressed the view that in the future the grain shipment volumes can even double, in terms that all plans of the direction to be realized.
Some grain flows can be supplied on the markets of the Asia-Pacific region, it is necessary to create additional logistical capacity to fulfill the plans. A number of companies, including United Grain Company, are interested to actively develop such plans, stressed A.Dvorkovich.
You should be authorized to post comment
In 1-2 years, Russia to start exporting buckwheat - Ministry of Agriculture
Russia: weather factor to reduce grain export volumes in November – expert
On November 24, Russia purchased over 76 thsd tonnes of grains to the intervention fund
In 2015, Russia to produce 103.5 mln tonnes of grains – forecast
In mid-November, Russia lowered grain export supplies from the seaports
November 23, 12:10
In the third week of November, Russia exported 660 thsd tonnes of grains – Rosselkhoznadzor
November 23, 11:00
Russia exported over 15 mln tonnes of grains - Ministry of Agriculture
November 23, 09:40
Russia planted winter grains throughout 16.3 mln ha – Ministry of Agriculture
November 20, 12:20