Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Russia
Commodity Group
Grains
Commodity
Grains
Date
19/08/2016
Policy Category
Consumption and marketing
Policy Instrument
Government market intervention
Description
Commenced state purchasing interventions for 2016 grain crops, including wheat, rye, barley and maize. Government plans to purchase up to 1 million tonnes of grains by the end of 2016, and up to 2 million tonnes in the 2016/17 marketing year (July/June).