Russia signed a contract for the supply of agricultural products in China

Россия подписала контракт на поставки сельхозпродукции в Китай

Russian authorities declare long-term agreement.

Russia and China signed a long-term contract to supply China with Russian agricultural products. It is reported by the Ministry of agriculture of the Russian Federation.

According to the Ministry, we are talking about the export of Russian soybeans, barley, canola, flax seed and sunflower unrefined oil to China.

“We plan that in 2018 or 2019 from Russia to China under this contract will be exported about 1.5 million tons, and by 2028 – more than 50 million tons of agricultural products”, – said the head of the Ministry of agriculture of the Russian Federation Alexander Tkachev.

It is noted that now it is preparing for sending the first train with the agricultural products that will arrive at the end point of the route – China Qinhuangdao in the second decade of April.

As reported Корресондент.netChina refuses to purchase of Ukrainian corn. This is due to the increase of corn within the country.

It was also reported that the export of Ukrainian crops in China under threat. In grown for export barley, soy, corn pests found prohibited in China.