06.04.2020Miratorg ”, the largest producer of pork and beef in Russia, was the first among Russian producers to start delivering beef to China. The batch volume totaled 200 tons, containers will be shipped to the mainland of China in the first decade of April, the company said.
The fact that Russia began exporting beef to China was earlier told by Deputy Prime Minister Victoria Abramchenko at a meeting with President Vladimir Putin. “On April 7, the first eight containers with Russian beef will be shipped China,” she said. She also noted that beef delivery negotiations with China took several years. “The export of our products to China will impact the development of beef cattle breeding. Please consider that 20 years ago this industry started from scratch. And this is especially important now in the current conditions, ”said Abramchenko (quoted from the Kremlin website).