Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS


Specialized Products For Sportsmen Will Be Imported
September 20, 2015 00:52


(Source: https://massa.fm/page/61)

The Government of the Russian Federation lifted the counter-sanctions from specialized products for sportsmen upon confirmation of the purpose of imported goods by the Ministry of Sports of the Russian Federation.

The corresponding decree was signed by the Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on September 16, according to “Interfax”. As the Cabinet of Ministers noted, these products are needed for sports training and it is impossible to fully replace them with Russian analogues.

“The annual demand for these goods only from the national teams (without taking into account the needs of regional athletes and amateurs), according to the requests of the doctors of sports federations, makes up about 100-130 million roubles a year. The producing countries of the most advanced products are mainly Germany, Switzerland, USA, Canada and Japan” - the statement of the government said.

The ban on the imports of certain food products from the US, Australia, Canada, EU and Norway was introduced by Russia on August 7, 2014. These measures were taken in response to the sanctions against Russia caused by the situation in Ukraine. The ban affected fruits, vegetables, dairy and meat products.

On August 20, 2014 the Russian government lifted the embargo for concentrates of vegetable and animal proteins, sports nutrition, lactose-free milk, dietary supplements and complexes of vitamins and minerals. They also lifted the ban on the supply of seed potatoes, smolts (fry for aquatic culture), set onion, hybrid corn and pea seeds. On June 24, 2015 the Russian President Vladimir Putin extended the counter-sanctions for a year - until August 6, 2016.


Sources: http://lenta.ru 

Author: Anna Dorozhkina

Tags:      

Next Previous

You might also find interesting:

American pirates didnt escape punishment How Valentina Matviyenko Became Ivanovna Militia is getting pulled into police France and Russia Sorted out their Relationship Viktor Vekselberg. An Interview to the Austrian Newspaper





comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
terrorism  Russian Literature  Moscow airports  Omsk Fortress  Pussy Riot  Tver region  Andrey Zvyagintsev  Oriental Art  Oboronservis  Crimean Tatars  ExoMars  Moscow  Buryatia  Sergei Solovyov  Moscow Architecture  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Tyumen  Russian business  iPhone  Russian exhibitions  Russian cities  Caricatures  Nobel Prize Winners  Labor Camps  Buzuluk  Patriotic Musical Holding  Russian parks  Yuri Norstein  Modern Art  Brass Music Festival  Russia international  Russian tourism  Sarai-Batu  Russian Cinema  medicine  Russian boxing  Vincent Van Gogh  Wooden Architecture  Russian history  astronomy  Exhibitions in Moscow  obituary  Vladivostok  Archeology  Folk Arts and Crafts  Romanov family  Russian offroad vehicles  Painting  Moscow events  Komsomolskaya 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites