Abkhazia is ready to increase supplies of vegetables to Russia

Abkhazia is ready to increase supplies of vegetables to Russia


Need to scale on the bookmark of new plantations, which will make exports to Russia more voluminous southern fruits, said the foreign Minister of Abkhazia Vyacheslav Chirikba.

MOSCOW, 21 Dec –. Abkhazia is ready to increase supplies of vegetables to Russia, but this requires large-scale laying of new plantations, said the Minister of foreign Affairs of Abkhazia Vyacheslav Chirikba.

“Indeed, Abkhazia may export large quantities of citrus and other southern fruits, including kiwi, persimmon, Fig, feijoa and walnuts. Need to scale on the bookmark of new plantations that will make the export of these products more volume,” — said Chirikba in an interview with Sputnik.

Relations of Russia and Turkey are in crisis after November 24, Turkish F-16 shot down in Syria, the Russian bomber su-24. President Vladimir Putin then signed a decree on measures to ensure national security and on the special economic measures against Turkey, and the government promulgated a regulation in furtherance of this decree. In particular, Russia from January 1, 2016 banned the import from Turkey of a number of products.

The full text of the interview is available on the website ria.ru at 11.30.