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Dmitry Patrushev spoke about the export volume of agricultural products from Russia
Exports of agricultural products from Russia by the end of 2018 amounted to 25.9 billion dollars, said the head of the Ministry of agriculture of the Russian Federation Dmitry Patrushev.
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The Minister of agriculture became the author of a column on the website ria.ru under the project, the press service of the government and the MIA "Russia today" - "the Government online". The start of the project, writing the first column, gave the Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev
"It's safe to say that we have regained the status of an agrarian state. Who would even five years ago would have thought that the export of agricultural products is nearly two times greater than the overseas domestic weapons? Meanwhile, this happened last year, the results of which we sold agricultural products 25.9 billion, with growth to 2017 was 20%," wrote Patrushev
At the same time, the Minister continued, the authorities are not going to stop on achieved results. "We have set an ambitious target to increase exports APK by 2024 to $ 45 billion. And for that Russia today has all the potential necessary resources, technologies, mechanisms of state support," he said.
"And most importantly, there is a global demand for our products, including due to its high quality. I regularly discuss these issues at the international level and I see a genuine interest in and practical commitment on the part of foreign colleagues to develop cooperation with Russia in the sphere of food trade", - said the head of the Ministry of agriculture.
Patrushev has reminded that the volume of financing of the state program of agricultural development in 2019 will be more than 300 billion rubles. "In the framework of the Federal project "the Export of agricultural products" for six years will be allocated 406,8 billion. Additional measures of state support provided to development of small forms of managing - on these purposes will be allocated more than 37 billion by 2024", - he wrote.

Translated by service "Yandex.Translation"
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