Average prices for gasoline in Russia for the period from 9 to 15 October, rose 0.1 percent for a second consecutive week after seven weeks of stability, according to Rosstat. As reported, the government in late spring after sharp jump of the prices has lowered the excise tax, and agreed with oil companies to freeze prices at the level of 30 may. With the beginning of the year gasoline prices by...23 Oct 2018
The national Union of agricultural insurers and the Ministry of agriculture of the Altai territory have agreed to work together for the development of agricultural insurance in the region. This decision was made following a round table on agricultural insurance, which was held on 18 October in Barnaul. "In February-March, before sowing, NSA, together with the Ministry of agriculture of the region...23 Oct 2018
Agricultural enterprises of Krasnoyarsk region completed grain harvesting, according to the materials of the regional Ministry of agriculture. Total collected 2.13 million tons of grain, which is 7.6% more than in 2017. The average yield in the region amounted to 23.16 per hectare (previous year - 23,9 C/g). Only in 2018 the agricultural enterprises of Krasnoyarsk region planted crops 921 thousa...23 Oct 2018
According to operational data of the agricultural administrative bodies of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, as of October 22, 2018 grains and legumes threshed from the area of 43,4 million hectares (2017 44.7 million hectares). Harvested 111.8 million tons of grain (in 2017 133,1 million tons), with a yield of 25.7 t/ha. Of these, winter and spring wheat threshed from the area of...23 Oct 2018
Agricultural production in Russia in September decreased by 6% compared to the same month of 2017, to 1.1 trillion rubles, according to Rosstat. Thus, decline is observed the second month in a row. The statistical office revised downwards the figure for August: if the reduction in AIC was estimated at 10.8%, now at 11.3%. Rosstat also revised and a number of other retrospective data on agriculture...19 Oct 2018
The Ministry of agriculture of Russia in case of sharp price hikes of fuel ready to go in the government with a proposal on the allocation of compensation to farmers, but does not see grounds for this, he said at a meeting of the state Duma Committee on budget, Deputy head of the Ministry Elena fastova. "Every month we monitor the growth of prices, if there is a sharp jump, we will go to the gove...19 Oct 2018
The first Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on agrarian and food policy and nature management Sergey Lisovsky offers to the Ministry of transport of the Russian Federation to revise the standards for axle load of a truck carrying agricultural freight, in the period of harvest in order to increase the competitiveness of Russian agricultural products, reports TASS. "The issue of a...18 Oct 2018
The Central Bank said that interest in the development of agricultural trade through the stock exchange. The Bank of Russia proposes the Ministry of agriculture to consider providing subsidies to producers of agricultural products, which will trade on the exchange. This was announced on Tuesday at a meeting in Krasnodar, the economic counselor of the office of supervision of financial intermediar...18 Oct 2018
Rector of NSUEM Alexander Novikov said that Siberia needs a derivatives market for grain. This will give assurance to farmers and will also remove the burden from the budget of the Novosibirsk region. Alexander Novikov, doctor of economic Sciences, at the III Siberian forum of exchange and financial market said that these tools can earn in two and a half years. "We in agriculture there is a pro...18 Oct 2018
In Kurgan region have announced the start of grain purchases, which will be sent free by rail to ports for export. The prices published on the website of the regional Department of agriculture, has not caused great enthusiasm among producers of wheat.
It is reported that the wheat of the 3rd class without VAT ready to buy 7818 rubles per ton, wheat 4-th class is 6545 rubles, wheat of 5th class — 5364 rubles per ton. "I'm from the scene is trading at 5.1 thousand rubles. Taking into account the costs of shipping and handling is about the same in and out" — praised the proposal by the Executive Director of the farm "Baraba", the Deputy of the regional Duma of Yaroslavl Fedor. The Chairman of the agricultural Committee of the Duma Vladimir Ostapenko also said he was not going to participate in this procurement.
"It can play a positive role only in the sense that a little bit to unload the market, prices will gradually go up," suggested Fyodor of Yaroslavl.
The government of the Russian Federation in the end of 2017 made the decision on subsidising of tariffs for transportation of grain by rail. This will allow free to deliver 320 thousand tons of TRANS-Ural of wheat to export terminals. Only in the Urals last year had grown more than 2 million tons of wheat.