Russia launched back pass to Central Asia cars with Ukrainian confectionery products. About this “European truth” said the Chairman of the Association of manufacturers of confectionery, food concentrates and starch industries of Ukraine, “Ukrkondprom” Alexander Baldynyuk.
“For “confectionery” transit is closed completely. Just informed that Russians return our cars that go to Central Asia,” said Baldynyuk.
Prior to this, the Association of international road carriers of Ukraine stated that on the territory of Russia were detained about 20 cars with confectionery from Ukraine, transiting in Georgia and Azerbaijan. In a press release by reason of an event called the letter “Rosportebnadzora” a ban on the import to Russia of confectionery products of Ukrainian companies Konti and AVK. The detention took place at a checkpoint Verkhny Lars checkpoint at the border with Georgia.
The Ministry of economic development and trade of Ukraine stated about absence of official confirmation of data on blocking of transit of Ukrainian goods. “Until this information is confirmed, recorded a number of such cases and there are more of them — but confirmation of complete obstruction there is no” — quoted by UNIAN sales representative Ukraine Natalia Mykolska.