Russia threatens food ban
26th April 2014
There were reports in the press this week that Russia may be on the verge of banning Polish fruit and vegetables from being imported into the country.
The ban would cost Poland millions per year
According to TVN24, the Ministry of Agriculture has received a letter from Russia asking for greater control over the quality of the imported products otherwise a ban may be implemented. However Agricultural Minister Marek Sawicki has spoken out over the issue claiming that such a ban is unlikely.
The President of the Institute for Agricultural Development Marcin Wronski has warned that a ban will have a large effect on Poland’s economy.
“The value of exports of fruit and vegetables to Russia is worth approximately USD 5 bln per year ...
The full text of articles over six months old is only available to members of My NPE
Magda Czechowska was 11-years-old when last seen alive on 3rd July 2007 while on her way home from horse-riding lessons. Captured on CCTV entering a tunnel next to Kielce train ... -
Jarek owns the largest house on the street. It’s also the most modern and boasts six bedrooms, three bathrooms and a colourful brick driveway that sweeps from the electric gates ... -