December 19, 2011
Russia becomes world's top three grain trader
Among the list of world grain trading, Russia has taken the third spot, restoring the country's own export potential, said Vladimir Putin, Prime-Minister of the Russian Federation.
According to Putin, Egypt is one of the largest buyers of Russian grains.
He noted that previously Russia purchased large volumes of grains from Australia, Canada and other countries.
The Prime-Minister stressed that restoration of the export capacity is achieved thanks to the work and talent of employees in agriculture, and support of the government.