Dairy intervention in Russia it is necessary to begin not later than may


Purchasing interventions in the milk market this year should begin no later than may, the Chairman of the Board of the National Union of milk producers (Soyuzmoloko) Andrei Danilenko

"We expect that by the end of March will make all decisions at the government level, regulations and orders – at the level of the Ministry of agriculture. Our task – not later than may these interventions begin", — said Danilenko, "Interfax" on the sidelines of the forum "agro".

According to him, in April should begin active processes. "We are talking about procurement in the whole country about 10 thousand tons of finished products - milk powder and butter. Interventions are planned in several regions, including Bashkiria" — he said.

Danilenko did not rule out that the volume of purchases may be increased. "We may be, we will put the question of increasing this amount, since today is acute the issue of state support", — he said.

According to him, "the country's in a tough situation with government subsidies, the state support of the agricultural sector, tough situation with budgets, including regional ones". Purchasing interventions can support the producers, he said.


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