The head of the Rosselkhoznadzor Sergey Dankvert and the Advisor to the Minister of agriculture of Georgia Zurab Securesuite at the meeting in the Russian capital to discuss issues of bilateral cooperation, informs the press service of the Ministry.
The meeting will be held on Thursday, notified on the Internet office of Rosselkhoznadzor. Prime Minister Medvedev D. A. on 4 August said that the government of the Russian Federation to make an appointment to President Vladimir Putin with the request to lengthen the list of countries against which imposed food embargo. According to a source in the Ministry of agriculture, list of countries under Russian counter-sanctions, has the possibility to be expanded at the expense of those seven countries that joined the sanctions against Russia.
at the end of July 7 countries of Europe – Montenegro, Albania (accession to EU), Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein (part of the European free trade area), as well as Ukraine and Georgia – adopted a decision to extend the regime of EU sanctions against the Crimea and Sevastopol. Certain printed and electronic publications of Russia reported that in Georgia the first time joined the sanctions, however, Tbilisi made it even a year earlier, and currently only supported their extension. Upon written request of the Georgian state Minister for European integration Affairs of David Bakradze, the length of these EU extends sanctions presumably a month and a half ago. In addition, on August 4, the CPS said that Georgian winemakers systematically abuse technology, and the Supervisory authorities of the countries not in control of manufactured products. For example, in 2015, the Russian Federation has received wine products from 45 manufacturers in Georgia totaling more than 6, seven million litres, with 10 parties identified alcohol-containing products (brandy " Old Kakheti ", "Colchis" – manufacturer LLC " Kvareli wine cellar ", red dry table wine "Saperavi" – manufacturer LLC "Agora" ), which did not comply with regulatory requirements. All batches of products not complying with the requirements of safety and quality are not admitted to the platform of Russia.