Alexander Tkachev

 Russia to resume import of Turkish tomatoes at year-end

Russia to resume import of Turkish tomatoes at year-end

The Russian market will be opened to Turkish tomatoes in the end of 2017, Russia's Agriculture Minister Alexander Tkachev said in a statement. But the minister added that the volume of imports would be low …

Russia lifts ban on Turkish zucchini, pumpkins and pepper

Russia lifts ban on Turkish zucchini, pumpkins and pepper

Russia will lift restrictions on supplies of Turkish Iceberg salad, green leaf lettuce, zucchini, pumpkins and pepper on September 1, Russian Minister of Agriculture Alexander Tkachev said. "This decision was …

No Turkish tomatoes to be allowed in Russia

No Turkish tomatoes to be allowed in Russia

Russia is not ready to import Turkish tomatoes and does not plan to resume it, the country's Agriculture Minister Alexander Tkachev said. "We are not ready to do it, therefore, of course, we will not do …

Tkachev: Russia's vegetable prices to continue dropping

Tkachev: Russia's vegetable prices to continue dropping

Russia's vegetable prices started dropping, and this trend will continue, the country's Agriculture Minister Alexander Tkachev said. "The prices will start to decline by the autumn, for vegetables in the …

Russian industrialists want strong ruble

Russian industrialists want strong ruble

Most (66%) of the Russian industry sector believes that strengthening of the ruble will have a positive impact on their work, annual study of the international consulting company Deloitte shows. According to vice-president of the …

 Halal Expo 2016 summed up in Moscow

Halal Expo 2016 summed up in Moscow

The 17th Moscow International Exhibition of the Halal Goods and Services Moscow Halal Expo 2016, which took place in Moscow and was attended by 200 companies from 20 countries and 25 Russian regions, was summed up. The exhibition and Moscow Halal …

7th Halal Expo 2016 exhibition opens in Moscow

7th Halal Expo 2016 exhibition opens in Moscow

The 7th Moscow international exhibition-forum Moscow Halal Expo-2016 opened in the Sokolniki Exhibition and Convention Center in Moscow. "The purpose of the exhibition is the development of Russian brands and halal services, attraction of investments into the domestic halal sector, increasing the share of high-quality and environmentally friendly products in the Russian economy, as well as the implementation of the import substitution program," the organizers of the forum said. The industry forums and round tables for professionals, a cooking show, the Best Halal Product of the Year Award, as well as companies that best match to halal standards will be awarded in the framework of the 'business for business' and 'business for consumers' formats.