Resources of grain after harvesting will make 90 million т - the Ministry of Agriculture

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Resources of grain after harvesting will make 90 million т - the Ministry of Agriculture

21/09/2010

Resources of grain after harvesting of this year will make to 90 million tons, Elena Skrynnik has declared on Tuesday the head of the Ministry of Agriculture, having noticed that requirements of the country make 77 million tons of grain a year.

HILLS (Moscow Region), 21 сен - RIA Novosti news agency. Resources of grain after harvesting of this year will make to 90 million tons, Elena Skrynnik has declared on Tuesday the head of the Ministry of Agriculture, having noticed that requirements of the country make 77 million tons of grain a year.

The Grain yield in Russia this year was sharply reduced because of abnormal heat and a drought in the central Russia. under the forecast of the Ministry of Agriculture, the crop will make 62-65 million tons whereas in the beginning of year it was planned at a rate of 90 million tons.

"For today it is already collected 54 million tons (grain), in Siberia and in Ural Mountains it will be collected, under our forecasts, to 10 million tons. Thus, taking into account stocks - 26 million tons - grain resources make to 90 million tons at consumption of 77 million tons", - has declared Skrynnik at meeting concerning financial stability of agriculture.

As she said, internal requirements of the country will be closed, and "still there is a stock".

At the expense of subsidizing of rail transportation of agricultural products about six millions tons of grain will be transported in Privolzhsky and Northwest federal districts. As a result for buyers grain cost will be lowered on 300-500 roubles for ton. "It is a serious supporting measure for buyers of grain", - has told the minister.

The Important strategic measure directed on decrease of risks of destruction of a crop as a result of adverse weather conditions of Skrynnik named the concept of development of land improvement till 2020 - on subsidizing of credits for these purposes it decided to direct 10 billion roubles. Besides, as she said, the law on agricultural insurance is already prepared - now it is on the coordination.

Skrynnik also has informed on a situation with crops of the winter. "Already посеяно 8,2 million hectares, the forecast for winter sowing - optimistic, to 18 million (hectares), regions in necessary volume are provided by technics, PETROLEUM PRODUCTS", - she has told.

The Minister again has declared that in Russia there is no deficiency of products , and has connected rise in prices for separate kinds of the goods with activity of speculators. "I want to underline that according to volumes of output of agricultural production of deficiency of the foodstuffs at us isn't present and won't be, the prices stable, on a rate of inflation, sharp rise in prices is connected with gamble", - has declared Skrynnik.

As she said, for stabilization of the prices in the food market active work in the area of ФАС is conducted. Thus the head of the Ministry of Agriculture has reminded that in case of revealing of a rise in prices for 30 and more percent the government has the right to establish marginal levels of retail prices for separate categories of the goods for the term up to 90 days, however such measure wasn't applied yet.

At the same time, the minister has paid attention of regions to necessity of strengthening of work on control of the prices for socially significant products. For example, she hasn'ted, for August-September the greatest rise in prices for bread from wheat flour of the first-second of grades has been noted in Kursk area (plus of 25 %), in the Kurgan region (plus of 15 %), in Vladimir region (plus of 15 %).

Stable there was price of bread in the Lipetsk region , and even with their insignificant decrease, in the Oryol region and in republics Tatarstans and Mordovia. Thus the head of the Ministry of Agriculture has noticed that the president who has made recently a number of trips on agrarian regions, in those areas where rise in prices is fixed, hasn't visited.

"If that the prices kept, it is necessary for the president to come, what for then other companions who there work" are necessary to us, - Dmitry Medvedev who held meeting has answered it.

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