Fish, meat, reindeer hides. Yamal is increasing export of products
16:19 4 сентября 2019
Категории: News in English
In the course of implementation of the national project “International cooperation and export” the authorities of Yamal intend to focus on promotion of environmentally friendly products of Yamal, such as fish, meat and reindeer hides.
A deputy governor of Yamal Alexander Kalinin explained at the conference dedicated to implementation of national projects in Yamal: “Our potential to enter the international market with non-resource-based goods is not big, and we plan to focus on promotion of environmentally friendly products of Yamal: reindeer meat, fish, and reindeer hides”.
According to him, since the beginning of the year 75 companies have received assistance in the form of consultations, support in organizing of business missions, participation in exhibitions.
“Seven export-oriented companies received compensations for participation in major international exhibitions, by the result of which our enterprises signed eight protocols on cooperation with foreign partners”, the deputy governor said.
He adds that work on certifying of products of the production firm “Nyda-Resource” for compliance with requirements of international trade is taking place currently. According to the department of agro-industrial complex of Yamal, it is planned that the first consignment of products of Yamal based on wild-growing plants will be delivered to China in the fourth quarter of this year.
Earlier, during the videoconference with the plenipotentiary envoy of the President of Russia in Ural Federal Okrug dedicated to implementation of the Federal project “Export of agricultural products” the Minister of agriculture of the Russian Federation Dmitry Patrushev marked dynamics on agricultural exports in the arctic region. According to him, at the end of 2018 this figure doubled and made 3 million 200 thousand dollars. By 2024 exports of agricultural products in Yamal should grow up to 6 million 100 thousand dollars.