Russia in 2015 has reduced the export of agricultural products to $9.7 billion


Moscow. January 27. Russia in 2015 has reduced the export of agricultural products to $9.7 billion versus $11.7 billion in 2014, said the head of the Department of plant growing of the Ministry of agriculture Pyotr Chekmarev at the all-Russian agronomical meeting on Wednesday in Moscow.

Mainly export decreased due to slight reduction of deliveries of grain abroad.

Chekmaryov said that sales of grain for export last year amounted to $7,74 billion, potato and vegetable – $43 million for oilseeds at $70 million, vegetable oil – $12 million