Tkachev: prohibition of import of agricultural products from Turkey are not critical for Russia

Tkachev: prohibition of import of agricultural products from Turkey are not critical for Russia


In the list of prohibited to import into Russia from Turkey of agricultural products includes only those positions whose loss is not critical for the Russian market, Minister of agriculture Alexander Tkachev.

MOSCOW, 1 Dec. Products prohibited for import from Turkey to Russia since January 1, can be replaced by supplies from other countries, banning the import will not be critical, said the Minister of agriculture Alexander Tkachev.

“The list of prohibited to import into Russia from Turkey of agricultural products includes only those positions whose loss is not critical for the Russian market, and those that can be substituted by supplies from other countries,” — said Tkachev.