As expected, the situation on the international grain markets remain on a balanced and sufficient level, despite concerns about the impact of the pandemic COVID-19.
The Ministry of agriculture in the framework of the interventions will sell up to 1.5 million tons of grain to the market
In the framework of commodity interventions, the Ministry of agriculture of Russia will send up to 1.5 million tons of grain for the domestic market, a message posted on the website of the Ministry of agriculture.
The Ministry has supported the introduction, from 1 April temporary quotas on grain exports from Russia
The Ministry of industry and trade of the Russian Federation supported and agreed the proposal of the Ministry of agriculture on the introduction from 1 April of a temporary quota on the export from Russia of a number of crops, told RIA Novosti press-service of the Ministry of industry and trade.
The government of Kyrgyzstan decided to allocate from the Fund of material reserves of 10,000 tons of flour, which is distributed among poor families. About it reports a press-service of the government of the Republic.
However, now the price is almost twice lower than a year ago
The drop in the total demand for vegetables is associated with excessive procurement of cereals and pasta. This was stated by the President of the Association "Greenhouses of Russia" Alexey Sitnikov, commenting on the statement of the Ministry of agriculture about the decline in demand of Russians for vegetables.
The Union of flour millers appealed to the head of the Ministry of agriculture because of rising grain prices
Russian Union of milling and groats enterprises (RMCP) asked the Minister of agriculture of the Russian Federation Dmitry Patrushev because of rising grain prices in Russia, stating that this situation could lead to a shortage of flour, the appeal of the Union published on its website
The Rosselkhoznadzor has cancelled introduced from 20 March a ban on the export of cereals from Russia, reported "Interfax" a source in the export community.
The Russian Grain Union will hold the XXI international grain round "grain Market – yesterday, today, tomorrow", June 2-5, 2020 (Gelendzhik).
In the XXI International grain round "grain Market – yesterday, today, tomorrow" will be considered the modern problems of the state regulation of grain market, prospects of development of agriculture in the new economic environment, measures of state support of the agricultural sector, forecasts of production price dynamics and grain market situation, use of new technologies of production, processing and storage of grain, transport and financial infrastructure.
The Russian grain Union considers unacceptable increase in the export duty on sunflower, his letters to the Ministry of Finance and the Federal Antimonopoly service, which read "Interfax".
The boom in retail has spurred the growth of wholesale prices for cereals
Federal service for veterinary and phytosanitary surveillance introduced from 20 March of the current year a temporary ban on the export from Russia of all kinds of grain products.
Without sufficient state support rice cultivation becomes economically unattractive
Export prices for Ukrainian milling wheat on FOB basis from the end of January fell $17 to 202-207 $/ton.
Russia has enough stocks of agricultural raw materials, including grain, said the Minister of agriculture Dmitry Patrushev.
JSC "Federal freight" in conjunction with "GEFCO" carried out a pilot shipment of grain crops (chickpea) in four 20-foot universal containers on container platforms with the Volga railway in Novorossiysk commercial sea port. Sending is part of a multi-modal service: the first batch of containers will proceed further by sea to Egypt.
Since the beginning of the season, Russia shipped abroad 2.5 million tons of corn