Russia: Russian Agricultural Policy and Situation Bi-Weekly Update - 17

Russia’s poultry industry stagnates for the first time in a decade… VPSS Calls Krasnodar Kray Administration to Strengthen Response to African Swine Fever… GOR Drafted a Resolution on “On Indications of Non-Use of Land Plots for Intended Purpose… GOR Drafted Amendments to the “Law on Veterinary”… GOR Simplified Export/Import Procedures at the Entry Points… Grain Stocks on November 1, 2016 are 47.7 million metric tons… MinAg Officials Report at the Federal Assembly on Food Security Issues… GOR signed Resolution #2524-p “On Approving a list of Products for the Purpose of Provision State Support… The Russian Federal Service for the Regulation of the Alcohol Market Assumes New Responsibilities… Russia Creates a Registration System for Vineyards… RusAgro Plans to Construct Swine Facilities in Tambov Province… Thailand Applied to Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) for Agreement on Free Trade Zone… The Government of Russia Expects Growth of Per Capita Incomes…High-Level Intergovernmental Russian-Singapore Commission Meeting… Kazakhstani Cotton Harvest to Increase 2.6 Percent in 2016

Russia: Russian Agricultural Policy and Situation Bi-Weekly Update - 17