Russia: Russian Agricultural Policy and Situation Bi-Weekly Update 8

Government Lifted Wheat Export Duty . . . EAEU, Vietnam Sign Free Trade Agreement . . . New Deputy Minister of Agriculture Appointed . . . Agricultural Biotechnology Added to the List of Skolkovo’s Activities . . . Russian Grain Stocks Up . . . Amendments to the Russian Land Code Facilitates Agricultural Land Transfer . . . Government Increased Support to Milk Producers . . . Imports of Fish and Seafood Dropped Nearly Fifty Percent in Early 2015 . . . Eastern Economic Forum Planned . . . China Proposes High-Speed Railway to Vladivostok . . . Russia’s Trade through Vladivostok Customs Decreased in Early 2015 . . . Russian Fisheries Catch Increased . . . Russia and the United States Agreed to Cooperate in IUU Fishing . . . National Fish Brand to Sell Russian Fish . . . Kamchatka Salmon to be Sold at Auction

Russia: Russian Agricultural Policy and Situation Bi-Weekly Update 8