Russia. Subsidized grain transportation quotas used by 21%


According to information of Russia’s Ag Ministry as of February 19, OJSC Russian Railways submitted requests for reduced-tariff grain transportation. Delivery of 656.5 KMT of grain from the following regions of Russia was approved under these requests:

Novosibirsk region – 99.7 KMT;
Tambov region – 33.5 KMT;
Orenburg region – 24.2 KMT;
Kurgan region – 32 KMT;
Voronezh region – 77.6KMT;
Oryol region – 30.9 KMT;
Kursk region – 38.8 KMT;
Penza region – 57.3 KMT;
Saratov region – 95.4 KMT;
Lipetsk region – 55.7 KMT;

Omsk region – 100 KMT.

The quotas for subsidized transportation from Omsk and Novosibirsk region have been fully used up. Overall, the quotas under the above resolution have been used by 21%, reports UkrAgroConsult.

This grain is transported by rail to the stations of regions such as Buryatia, Dagestan, Zabaykalye, Krasnodar, Primorye, Khabarovsk, Astrakhan, Kaliningrad, Leningrad, Murmansk and Rostov, as well as to the city of Saint-Petersburg.



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