Russia: Crimea produces 2 mln tonnes of grains per year - Minister of Agriculture
On March 26 Nikolai Fedorov, Minister of Agriculture of Russia, declared that accession of the Crimea to the Russian Federation will allow increasing the annual harvest of grains in the country by nearly 2 mln tonnes.
It should be noted that according to the State Statistics Service of Ukraine, during 4 recent years the grain harvest in the Crimea reached the announced indicator in 2011 only, when the region produced nearly 1.9 mln tonnes of grains. At the same time, in 2010 grain production in the region totaled 1.4 mln tonnes, in 2012 - 0.9 mln tonnes, in 2013 - 0.8 mln tonnes.
You should be authorized to post comment
Russia: export duty on wheat is the effective tool of the government - Ministry of Agriculture
In 2016, Russia to harvest 106 mln tonnes of grains – A.Tkachev
In January-March, Russia exported 7.8 mln tonnes of cereal crops - Rosstat
In May, Russia to export 1.8 mln tonnes of grains - Rusagrotrans
May 25, 12:40
Since the beginning of 2016, Russia reduced sunflower oil production – Rosstat
May 24, 14:10
Russia: government analysts proposed to cancel the export duties on wheat
May 24, 11:15
In January-April, Russia increased agricultural production - Rosstat
May 24, 10:00