Export of meat and meat products to Russia discussed

Economy | Agriculture
2021-05-05 17:33:57

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On May 4, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Investment and Research Center of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and the Embassy of Mongolia to the Russian Federation held a virtual consultative meeting on exporting meat and meat products from Mongolia to Russia with representatives of a Russian marketing firm that provides global consultancy services. Representatives of the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry, Mongolian Meat Association, over 10 local meat and meat products manufacturers.


The sides exchanged information on challenges faced in exporting meat and meat products to Russia, ways to resolve them, and experiences of other countries that export competitive products to the country. The Russian side provided information on meat export issues that must be focused and measures to be taken. 


The trade representative post at the Mongolian Embassy in Moscow was re-established in 2020 to boost trade and economic relations with Russia and another trade representative is working in Vladivostok. To reduce the trade deficit, facilitate trade, support the export of non-mining products, relevant authorities are focusing on intensifying market research and marketing of certain export-oriented products.