ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Dec 2017
On 23 December 2017, the Russian government ordered sales of grains from public stockpiles.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Government of Russia. Decree N2921 dated 23-12-2017, http://publication.pravo.gov.ru/Document/View/0001201712260029?index=0&rangeSize=1
On 23 December 2017, the Russian Government issued permission to sell up to 500 thousand tonnes of wheat stockpiled through government purchase interventions in 2008-2016. The affected grains are wheat and forage barley. The released grain has to be exported. The act was published on 26 December 2017 and covers sales of 2017 and 2018.