In mass media appeared the previous list of goods from Turkey, in which Russia conceives to declare a ban on deliveries to the country. As expected, the economic measures against Ankara will be similar to the restrictions on the Washington and Brussels.
Full government list of financial measures, which should be the answer to Turkey's aggression, will be published by 1 December. However the media has any previous list of goods that may fall under the ban.
"Unwelcome guests" of Turkey's domestic government was ready to declare chilled and frozen meat of cattle, meat and offal of poultry, meat salted in brine, dried or smoked meat, milk and milk products, lactose free products, whole fish and other seafood, including shellfish and crustaceans, nuts, fruits and vegetables, and also berries and herbs. The Rosselkhoznadzor wants to support the government's decision.
"We need to ensure its implementation. And we will. You need to provide the replacement of Turkish supplies is real. In 1-x, we were able very quickly to raise their own agricultural production - Western punishment helped. In addition, this year we have done much to expand the geography of supplies. The system of providing of population food became more flexible and along with this more stable", - quote "Izvestia" of the adept of the Ministry. For example, dairy products, apparently, will be in greater volume to come from Iran. In addition, an agreement to expand supply of products achieved with Uruguay, Viet Nam and United Arab Emirates.
From Turkey Russia imports mainly fruits and vegetables - amount supply amounted to 748 million dollars. From the fruit to the leading suppliers of citrus - 135 million dollars, of which the share of lemons falls to 48.3 million dollars, tangerines - $ 43 million, oranges 29 million dollars, grapefruits - $ 15 million. Imports of Turkish grapes reached 69 million dollars, the cherries - 26.6 million dollars, strawberry - 22,7 million dollars.
Remember, on 28 November, the President of Russia Vladimir Putin has signed the decree "About measures on ensuring the state security of Russia and the protection of citizens of the Russian Federation from criminal and other illegal actions and the application of specific financial measures against the Republic of Turkey". The head of the country instructed the government to prepare a list of products of Turkish origin, which relate to a prohibition or limitation on import to the Russian Federation, as well as a list of works or services provided by Turkish companies, which can be banned.
Relations between Russia and Turkey escalated dramatically after the su-24 bomber who took part in operations against the group "Islamic state", was shot down over Syrian territory by Turkish fighter F-16. In Ankara, said that Russian aircraft violated the airspace of Turkey. Putin declared that the Turkish air force attack on a Russian military plane was shot in the back from supporters of terrorists, adding that the conflict will have substantial consequences for Russian-Turkish relations.
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