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Russian entrepreneurs started exporting cakes to China. About it RIA Novosti reported with reference to Vice President of Alibaba Group, global initiatives Brian Wong.
“Over the past month, only one store sold 50 thousand packages of carrots”, he said. Wong also added that the high demand in the Chinese market are the Russian food, cosmetics and handmade products. “Russia is strong in certain areas: meat and milk production, fish, but even more important is the fact that all of these products are healthy, safe, and even sometimes belong to the category of organic” — he concluded.
In early June, Russian agriculture Ministry announced the expansion of supplies of agricultural products to China. In particular, Moscow and Beijing signed an agreement on phytosanitary requirements for corn, rice, soy and barley.
Also, the Ministry said the establishment of the Russian exports of meat and expressed hope for a prompt solution of the question of the recognition of the principles of regionalization of Russia on dangerous animal diseases. This, as explained in the Ministry of agriculture, will allow to begin deliveries of pork, beef and venison from the regions of the country with prosperous epizootic situation and enterprises with a high level of biological protection.
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