Russia: Russian Agricultural Policy and Situation Bi-Weekly Update - 7

GOR Approved National Report on Quarantine and Phytosanitary Status … MinAg Reports on Positive Dynamics in Livestock Insurance… April 2016 Survey of the Major Owners of Agricultural Land… Russia’s Grain Stocks as of May 1, 2016 are Lower than Last Year… Grain Exports From Russia in the First 10 Months of MY 2015/16 Reached 31 MMT Tons… Ministry of Agriculture Increased Grain Crop 2016 Forecast…VPSS May Ban Imports of Feeds from the EU Countries Based on Finding of GE lines…VPSS Advised Grain Exporters to Tighten Control over Quality of Exported Grain… MinAg Works Out a Program on Export Development…Russian Minister of Agriculture Was Allowed Entry to France to Participate at the International Epizootic Bureau Meeting…MinAg Is Developing Reference Books on the Best Available Technologies in Agriculture… Russian Veterinary Authority Continues to Impose Import Restrictions…Penalties for Using Fake Excise Stamps to Increase from Turkey…Penalties for Using Fake Excise Stamps to Increase… Federal Retail Chains Ask the Government to Establish a Single Federal Authority…Investigation Begins at the Office of Mistral Alco, Russia's Largest Wine Importer…In 2015, Russia Remained a Top Ten Most Visited Tourist Country… Sochi Hotel Market

Russia: Russian Agricultural Policy and Situation Bi-Weekly Update - 7