Nenets people taught German people to like venison. Now German people will teach them how to process it
14:49 9 октября 2017
Категории: News in English
In the beginning of November meat-processing workers from Germany intend to visit the complex in Yamal “Payuta”. It is preparing to export reindeer meat to Germany. The corresponding agreement about intentions of the sides was concluded in January of 2017 on “Green Week” in Berlin, the negotiations were continued during the Days of Yamal in Dusseldorf.
The specialists from Germany will be able to evaluate potential of the enterprise in the part of technologies on processing and procuring of reindeer meat and also to give recommendations in conformity with requirements of the country-exporter. As the director of the department of agro-industrial complex, trade and foodstuff of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Viktor Yugai informs, the date, when deliveries of venison will be started, and amounts are not announced yet. Now the complex is passing through the procedure of certification necessary for delivering of products to countries of the EU. However, the complex “Payuta” can become the second enterprise of Yamal exporting reindeer meat to foreign countries, as the press-service of the governor of Yamal informs.
As we should remind, this summer the experience of Yamal was recommended by the Ministry for agriculture of the Russian Federation for attentive study in the part of deliveries of reindeer meat to foreign countries. Only the Republic of Komi is busy with this work beside Yamal. As we should remind, the enterprise “Yamalskiye Oleni” (Yamal reindeer), starting with 2008, sent more than 3 thousand tonnes of venison to countries of Europe: Sweden, Germany and Finland. Almost 700 tonnes of them were sent to Germany. Output of ready-made products – sausages and different semi-products continues gathering speed. There are more than 100 titles.
“Payuta” has functioned since 2013 in Priuralskiy district. Slaughter and deep processing of reindeer meat are basic kinds of work. The enterprise is equipped with modern equipment that allows manufacturing about 150 tonnes of products every year. The assortment includes frozen and cooled reindeer meat, semi-products, frozen meat products.