Tkachev: Russia in 2-3 years could put in the Asia 200 thousand tons of meat

Tkachev: Russia in 2-3 years could put in the Asia 200 thousand tons of meat


The head of the Ministry of agriculture of Russia Alexander Tkachev said that Russia may increase the export of meat to Asian markets to 200 thousand tons per year in the next two to three years.

MOSCOW, 26 Jan. Russia in two-three years can bet on Asian markets 200 thousand tons of meat a year, said the head of the Ministry of agriculture of the Russian Federation Alexander Tkachev.

“I think in the next two to three years of meat — pork, poultry we can safely go beyond 200 thousand tons”, — said Tkachev to journalists after the meeting in the Ministry of agriculture to support the Russian food export.

On specifying question, whether such shipments to Asian markets, he replied: “Yes, of course, in the first place.”