The chairman of the board of the Union Eduard Zernin told Interfax about it. The decision was made at a strategic session held by the Union of Grain Exporters on May 21, 2021 in Rostov-on-Don.
The State Duma Committee on Financial Market decided to create a working group on the issue of targeted changes in legislation to attract funding from Islamic countries.
Military conflicts, pandemic situation and unfavorable weather conditions have led to a significant increase in hunger around the world.
The head of the Agrofinmost project, Mikhail (Shamil) Orlov, commented on the approval of a flexible export duty on wheat, corn and barley in Russia.
According to The Economist’s Global Food Security Index 2020, overall global food security has declined over the past year.
The Russian Ministry of Transport is developing a draft of a new transport strategy.
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) published a new report «The impact of disasters and crises on agriculture and food security: 2021».