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».
From June 2, 2021, a flexible export duty on wheat, corn and barley will come into effect in Russia. The formula for its calculation was approved by Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin.
Market participants and industry analysts divided over the effectiveness of duties and quotas on grain export.
Session «Food is a new oil. Food Sovereignty and Export» organized by the HSE-Skolkovo Institute for Law and Development at the ASI and Roscongress forum «Strong Ideas for the New Time», was devoted to Russia’s prospects to become an agri-food superpower and a guarantor of food security for the countries of the Middle East, North Africa and, to some extent, for China and the countries of Southeast Asia. The details of the discussion hereunder.
On November 11, at 11.45, at the All-Russian Big Ideas Forum Institute holds the panel session on Russian agro export potential, perspectives of the Russian seed market and breeding achievements in the context of Agrofinmost project. The session will be broadcasted online.