Expected ban on deliveries of Ukrainian dairy products to Russia occurred. It was the most painful for cheese makers.
There is little doubt Russia’s decision to ban food imports from EU countries, in retaliation for economic sanctions placed on it by Western governments, will cause considerable damage to the economies of both sides.
In Russia it is believed that bans on food import areappropriate response to world economic sanctions.
Russia’s agriculture watchdog Rosselkhoznadzor has increased control over European suppliers of meat and dairy products for the major fast food chain McDonald’s.
Rosselkhoznadzor officials believe the ban will not entail any consequences for Russia in the format of the World Trade Organization
The period of stockpiling continues to influence Russian market of whey powder, as traders understand that the prices will not already fall this year.
Russia may suspend all food imports from Ukraine due to a trade deal with the European Union, state news agency RIA Novosti reported on Wednesday (July 23). This follows a ban on some Ukrainian dairy products over alleged contamination.
It is not the best times for Ukrainian cheese makers now.
The next Ukrainian plants and large Polish manufacturers fell under strengthened control of Rosselkhoznadzor (Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance). All import of dairy products from Ireland will be banned from June, 23. The next plant of New Zealand Fonterra got under strengthened control. Source: infagro.com.ua