Russia’s trade and industry ministry is considering a temporary ban on the export of precious metals scrap and tailings, the ministry said, to promote domestic refining of the materials.
A lack of local supply propped up Russian wheat export prices last week, halting their recent fall, industry analysts said on Monday. Black Sea prices for Russian wheat with 12.5 percent protein content and for delivery in late March - early April were $226 per tonne on a free on board (FOB) basis at the end of last week, broadly unchanged.
A new edition of India-Russia business dialogue and panel discussion is expected to be held as part of the Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) 2019 in Russia's Far-Eastern city of Vladivostok in September, the press service of the Russian Far East Investment and Export Agency said on Tuesday.
Russia’s Ministry of Agriculture expects the wheat crop this calendar year to rise by at least 4 percent from 2018 to 75 to 78 million tons.
NDO – In the first month of 2019, there were positive signs in welcoming the Vietnam Year in Russia and the Russia Year in Vietnam as export-import activities between the two countries were active, resulting in strong growth in the bilateral trade turnover compared to the same period last year.
Earlier on Wednesday, Russian Vedomosti daily quoted trade sources and unnamed officials as saying that Russia had set informal grain export quotas to prevent traders shipping out an amount above the ministry's export forecast.