Raw materials from the Sakha Republic are the most in-demand product in China, with tourism taking second place, the Russian official said
Days ahead of the 18th Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Summit, Russian President Vladimir Putin sat down for an exclusive interview with President of China Media Group (CMG) Shen Haixiong at the Kremlin in Moscow. During the meeting, Putin talked about the international hot-button topics such as the Korean Peninsula tensions, the Belt and Road Initiative and Russia’s domestic and foreign policies.
Russian trade representative in Cairo Nikolai Aslanov said that trade exchange between Egypt and Russia increased 75 percent during the first quarter of 2018 (from January to March 2018), recording 1.664 billion dollars, compared to 1.472 billion dollars during the same period last year.
Despite growth figures in 2017, Russia’s pork and pork by-products exports give some reason for concern, according to Russia’s specialists. There is a strong dependence on Hong Kong and Eastern Ukraine.
Mongolia is willing to diversify its exports to Russia, Mongolian Prime Minister Ukhnaa Hurelsukh said here Thursday.
Russia’s finance and energy ministries and its main oil companies have agreed to gradually cut oil export duties to zero over six years, two government sources told Reuters on Wednesday after a special meeting to discuss the matter.