The loss of Greece eventually entered Russia food embargo amounted to 30-35 million euros, it follows from the talks of Russian President Vladimir Putin with Prime Minister of Greece Alexis Tsipras.
"in 2014, the Russian restrictive countermeasures Losses of the agricultural sector, the expertise of the Greeks amounted to 30-35 million euros ", - stated in the materials, reports RIA " Novosti ".
in the past year, foreign trade turnover of Russia and Greece amounted to $ 4, 2 billion and decreased in comparison with 2013 almost 40%, and among them, the export, the majority of energy, $ 3, $ 7 billion (a decrease of 41%), imports declined by 19% to 498 billion. Along with this, the head of the state Duma on international Affairs Alexei Pushkov said that the Russian authorities are considering the abolition of the restrictive measures on the import of agricultural products from Hungary, Greece and Cyprus. Remember, the Greek Prime Minister visited Moscow on a working visit on 8 April. Scheduled his meeting with President Vladimir Putin and the signing of several bilateral documents. Relations between Russia and the West deteriorated in connection with the situation in Ukraine. The EU and the US on the background reached in Minsk agreements between Kiev and militias Donbass about stopping the fire entered against Russia punishment, against the financial, oil and defense industries. In response, Russia restricted imports of food items from countries that have entered against her punishment, as well as among them from the EU.