Export of agricultural products from Ukraine to the Russian Federation decreased more than 70% in the ten months ended export supplies of eggs, cereals and sugar confectionery, said 1st Deputy Minister of agrarian policy and food of Ukraine Yaroslav Krasnopolsky.
As informs magazine " the journalist ", in the first 10 months the volume of export of Ukrainian agricultural products to Russia decreased by 72, 9% (683, 1 million dollars) - to the level of 253, 8 million dollars. According to him, agricultural trade turnover between Ukraine and the Russian Federation for 10 months has fallen to 1, 03 billion, compared with the same period last year, dropping to 456, $ 3 million.(-69, 4%).
"Completely out export deliveries of condensed milk, eggs, cereals, oilseeds, sugar confectionery, tobacco and substitutes of tobacco ", - quotes the journal of the proceedings of the international conference.
according to the publication, the Deputy Minister specified that the import items From Russia, compared with the same period last year, also fell." From Russia imported items at 202, 5 million dollars, which is 63, 4% (or $ 350 million) less in comparison with the same period last year ", - said Krasnopolsky.