Russia: Russian Agricultural Policy and Situation Bi-Weekly Update 15

Ministry of Agriculture’s Monitoring of Implementation of State Program 2013-2020 . . . Elena Gangalo Appointed New Deputy Minister of Agriculture . . . Implementation Strategy for Sustainable Development of Rural Territories Approved . . . Fish and Seafood Catch Rules Defined . . . Government Established Far East Agency for Investment and Export Promotion . . . Status of Meat Import Substitution in Primorye . . . Minister Tkachyov: “Construction of Fishery Hub in the Far East is a National Priority” . . . Typhoon Floods Agricultural Fields in Primorye . . . "RusAgro" to Acquire 75 Percent of “Primorskaya Soya” . . . RusAgro and FESCO to Develop Export Grain Handling through Port of Vladivostok . . . Wholesale Distribution Center for Agricultural Products to be Created in Primorye . . . New Vladivostok Port Warehouse Complex 

Russia: Russian Agricultural Policy and Situation Bi-Weekly Update 15