Victoria Ivanova. The Russian response to the punishment of the EU adversely affect the condition of the French pork market, said on the last working day of the week French Prime Minister Manuel Valls.
"We are aware that the Russian embargo and the violation of the competition in terms of remuneration, are obstacles. There is an urgent need to find a good solution together with the producers and the Ministry of agriculture, " said Waltz.
demonstrations of disagreement farmers against low purchase prices are in France since mid-July. The workers in agriculture and industry in favour of a significant increase in purchase prices for meat and dairy products, as well as for the increase in state aid. Before the protesters have repeatedly blocked roads and erected barricades.
Russia in the last month of summer 2014 limited the import of food items from countries that have entered against her punishment: USA, EU, Canada, Australia and Norway. The ban covers meat, sausages, fish and seafood, vegetables, fruits, dairy products. In June 2015, in response to the extension of the sanctions Russia has extended food embargo for one year, until August 5, 2016. Before Saturday, Russia circulated predamage Albania, Montenegro, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Ukraine, besides at last suspended - ban on the importation of its products will start to operate only in the case of the Kiev economic part of the agreement about unification with the European Union.