Share of import on Russian market of dietary salt on the results of eight months the first time had fallen to 33%, informs Rusprodsouz.
for the first eight months of 2015, the Share of imported salt decreased to 33% (about 238 thousand Tons) in total sales to 709 thousand Tons. During the same period of 2014 the Share of imports accounted for 58% (over 413 thousand Tonnes) of the total market in 713 thousand Tons, reports "news Agency" referring to the letter Rusprodsouz.
It is noted that the reallocation of market share in the 1st turn is caused by the suspension of the import of salt in Ukrtelecom "disused" at the end of January this year because of complaints of Rospotrebnadzor, set in Russia in the past year, more than 233 thousand tons of salt. In early summer the Prime Minister Medvedev D. A. said that the Russian Federation should fully provide salt, and not to deliver it to Ukraine as it was before. In January of CPS complaints appeared to Ukrainian manufacturers of salt. According to the newspaper " Kommersant ", the CPS recommended retailers to withdraw from circulation the products of the largest salt producers in the Ukraine and Belarus, which account for 56% of the market. They claimed that their place can be taken by local organizations, which capacity is currently underutilized by 40%. However, the Federal service for supervision in the sphere of protection of clients 'rights and human welfare (Rospotrebnadzor) has denied the request to restrict the sale of salt of Ukrainian producers of "disused" and "Slavic salt" and Belarusian organizations ", JSC " and " Belaruskali ".