Today the Chelyabinsk region is the leader in the Urals Federal district on volumes of export of agricultural products. At the end of last year, the regional agriculture supplied abroad of grain, meat and offal, sausage and pasta products, flour and cereals, beverages 108 million 400 thousand U.S. dollars.
The head of the region Alexey texler, in his report focused on the further development of the export potential of the region.
"Exports of agricultural products of the region in 2024 is projected to reach 292 million US dollars (301,52 thousand tons), compared to 2018 for more 183,6 million USD (175,85 thousand tons). The expansion of exports promotes the growth of grain production: by 2024 it is planned to increase the harvest up to 2.5 million tons. In the processing industry increasing the production of beverages, vegetable oils, sausages and offals, different foods. Each year, the region launched new facilities, including those focused on exports," - said the head of the region.
Also Alexey Teksler said that in the current year in the regional budget of 60 million rubles to support the export APK. The money will go to subsidize events to promote products to foreign markets.
In addition, the head of the region made a number of suggestions that will help Chelyabinsk region and other regions of the country to increase the supply of agricultural products abroad. In particular, the optimal organization of the laboratory of testing food products of meat processing for export to China, measures for the promotion of goods for export, and others.
Earlier in his address to the Legislative Assembly of the Chelyabinsk region Alexey Teksler noted as one of the priorities for agricultural industry development of new markets, stressing that the work in this direction is activated.
Translated by service "Yandex.Translation"