Russia: Russian Agricultural Policy and Situation Bi-Weekly Update - 16

Minister Tkachyov’s First Interview … Amended Floating Wheat Export Duty Formula … Current Russian Grain Stocks Higher Than Average … Draft Amendments to the Russian Food Security Doctrine … Specialized Food Products for Athletes Excluded from Banned Import List … VPSS Strengthened Controls Over GE Presence in Feed Ingredients … Proposed Food Stamp Program for Low Income Population … MinAg Sets Ambitious Goal to Increase Grain Production by 2025 … Russia/Norway Sign MOU on Managing Wild Salmon Stocks … Tkachyov Speech at Meeting of the Commission on Import Substitution … Modified Russian Standards (GOSTs) on Beer and Wine Expected … Eurasian Economic Union May Link Spirits and Tobacco Excise Duties to Euros

Russia: Russian Agricultural Policy and Situation Bi-Weekly Update - 16