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
The agriculture Ministry does not expect big growth in grain prices on the domestic market because of the dollar
Russia's agriculture Ministry does not expect significant growth in grain prices on the domestic market in connection with the increase in the exchange rate. This is stated in the message Ministry.
It can negatively affect the performance of contracts and the competitiveness of Russian exporters
The turnover of goods of seaports of Russia for January-February 2020 amounted to 132.4 million tonnes, which is 0.7% higher than in the same period last year, the press service of the Association of sea trading ports of Russia (ASOP).
According to IA "APK-inform", at the end of February in Russia has fallen sharply, the price of unrefined sunflower oil.
Winter grain conference was held in Belokurikha 13 times and collected a record number of participants
Winter grain conference was held in Belokurikha (Altai Krai) on February 26-28 for the 13th time. The event was attended by 250 people from 20 regions of Russia and five foreign countries: Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Moldova, Lithuania, Turkey. It is the farmers, representatives of grain processing companies, traders and leading experts-analysts of the agrarian market.
The harvest of rye in Russia in 2019 was the lowest since 1965 due to the reduction in acreage to a record low 850 thousand hectares, according to a review Center for agrobaltika subordinate to the Ministry of agriculture of the Russian Federation. Last year Russia harvested 1,428 million tons of rye, which is 488 thousand tons (25.4%) lower than a year earlier.
The intention to introduce a quota of 20 million tons remains in force
The relevance of the interventions on the Russian grain market has decreased in connection with the introduction and spread of subsidizing transportation of these products by rail. About TASS reported the press service of the Ministry of agriculture.
Gross grain harvest amounted to 121,2 million tons, and the production of sugar beet and sunflower has updated the record
Production has already approved 15 varieties and hybrids of sorghum crops breeding of the Crimean Federal University, two varieties submitted for state trials. This was announced by associate Professor of plant breeding Department of the University Love Boldyrev.
This happens despite the growing competition from France, Romania and Ukraine
Grain exports from Russia in March could increase and will amount to 2.8-2.9 million tons against 2.6 million tonnes in March 2019, experts predict the analytical center of JSC "Rusagrotrans".
The Agency also notes that now need more grain on the domestic market than on foreign
Summed up the largest U.S. Competition for maximum yield of maize of the National Association of corn producers