VOLUME OF RUSSIAN SEAFOOD EXPORTS RISE BY 6.9%
Volume of Russian seafood exports rise by 6.9%. The volume of exports of fish, fish products and seafood in January-August 2020, according to preliminary data from Rosstat, amounted to 1,538.9 thousand tons, which is 99.8 thousand tons (6.9%) more than the same period in 2019.
In monetary terms, the value of exports amounted to USD 3,246.6 million, which is USD 141.2 thousand (4.2%) less than the same period in 2019.
The volume of imports of fish, fish products and seafood in January-August compared to the same period in 2019 decreased by 26 thousand tons (7.2%) and amounted to 337.5 thousand tons.
In monetary terms, the value of imports amounted to USD 1,174 million, which is USD 125.3 thousand (9.6%) less than the same period in 2019.
Source: United Press Service of the Federal Agency for Fishery