since the beginning of the year in Belarus was directed 10.27 thousand tons of cereals. Basically, the supplies are from the Altai region, Bryansk and Kursk regions. The Russian side has fully implemented the agreement before the Republic, without prejudice to the interests of the domestic market, said Deputy Prime Minister.

“the Volume of Russian agriculture can not only meet the domestic needs of the country, but also meet the import requests of our products from colleagues and partners,” she said.

In 2020 the Ministry expects an increase in acreage of buckwheat by 51.6 thousand hectares, to 858,2 thousand hectares.

In mid-April President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko has ordered to increase production of buckwheat in the Republic, allegedly due to difficulties with the supply of the cereals from Russia. Meanwhile, according to Victoria Abramchenko, even before the Prime Ministers of the two States have agreed on the supply of Russian food in the Republic, including buckwheat and rice.