In 2020 Kuban exports agricultural products worth 2.5 billion dollars

November 20, 2020 / Foreign economic activity

The target on export of agricultural products was already performed by 83% for the year 2020 in Krasnodar region.

In 2020 within the framework of the national project «International cooperation and export» Krasnodar region will supply agricultural products worth 2.5 billion dollars abroad. As reported Veniamin Kondratyev, Governor of the region.

He noted that the region will perform this target despite of the coronaviral pandemic and a series of the related limitations. According to Kondratyev, as of today the figure exceeds 83%. Grain crops, fat-and-oil and finished products account for the major portion of the supply volume.

«This year the export of poultry meat has dramatically increased. The main purchaser is China, as stated the Chief of the region, whose words are quoted by the Press-Service of the regional administration. As much as 60 enterprises have now partners abroad and in total we export AIC products to 130 neighboring countries and beyond. And supply volumes are growing».   

In 2021 the authorities of Krasnodar region expect to increase the export volume of agricultural products up to 2.7 billion dollars.