15 February 2012, Wednesday, 10:00
author: Galia Nabieva
The 19th international exhibition of foods, drinks and food staff “PRODEXPO-2012” started working in Moscow and four enterprises RB are taking part in it, the Ministry for agriculture RB reports: JSC “BASHSPIRT”, trade house “AVDON”, the company “SAVA” and the Bashkir poultry farm by M. Gafuri.
More than 2100 enterprises from 55 countries are taking part in the food forum this year: more than 700 foreign companies and more than 1400 Russian ones.
The Minister for agriculture of Russia Elena Skrynnik has taken part in the solemn opening ceremony. She has told about state supporting measures for Russian agricultural producers. According to information of the Ministry for agriculture of Russia more than 600 billion rubles have been invested to the food and processing industry of the country for the last four years. The Food Safety Doctrine was worked up in the country. In 2011 the internal demand in grain, potato, sugar and poultry meat was fully covered due to the internal Russian production. The tasks of the Doctrine on meat and milk expected to be solved by 2020.