During the meeting, the Deputy Minister made presentations on financing of actions on realization of state programs of agriculture, the development of a target program to update the fleet of agricultural machinery in 2019-2021 years, the participation of the Ministry of agriculture of Russia in Russian and foreign exhibitions and forums in 2019, as well as about the current state of Federal intervention Fund of agricultural products.
Also had summed up the development of export of agricultural products in the current year and the forecasts for the future. As of mid-December, 2018 Russia exported agricultural products by $24.3 billion, This result exceeded last year's figures by 20%. Growth was achieved by increasing the supply of fish and seafood, meat and dairy products, products of food and processing industry.
While according to expert estimates, in the next year a quarter may increase exports of oil and fat industry and can be of the order of $4 billion. in addition, significant growth in the Ministry of agriculture expects supplies of meat and dairy products. Next year, exports in this area may increase by 73%, exceeding $1.1 billion.
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