In 2015, Russia to import foodstuffs from Ukraine at 200 mln USD – A.Ulyukayev




In 2015, the import volumes of food products from Ukraine to Russia will total nearly 200 mln USD, declared the Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation, Alexei Ulyukayev on December 9.

According to him, in macroeconomic terms, it is quite valueless index. The imports will be completely replenished by diversification of food supplies from third countries, and realization of the projects of import substitution.

Also, he stressed that in 2013,the imports of foodstuffs from Ukraine was "really great", but during two recent years the index decreased in 11 times.