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Beekeepers of the Altai Republic within the framework of the national project began to export honey to the Czech Republic, in 2021 the region has already supplied more than 20 tons of honey, the press service of the regional Ministry of Agriculture told TASS.
“According to federal customs statistics, more than 20 tons of honey was exported from the Altai Republic to the Czech Republic in 2021. Within the framework of the regional project” Export of agricultural products “, which is a component of the national project” International cooperation and export “, honey began to be supplied to the Czech Republic. processing and marketing cooperative “Choisky Beelocenter”, – reported in the press service.
They noted that this was achieved thanks to the receipt of state support by beekeepers for the purchase of equipment for processing honey.
“In 2020, honey was not exported from the Republic of Altai. In 2019, honey was exported from the region to China – more than 21 tons, to Belarus – 60 kg. In 2021, only the Czech Republic is among the export countries,” the press service said.
254 apiaries and 7,227 bee families are officially registered in the Altai Republic.
Earlier, the Minister of Agriculture of the region, Andrei Tsygulev, told TASS that the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia to the Republic of Altai in 2021 brought the planned export of agricultural products in the amount of $ 11 million.
A source: TASS
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