ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Jul 2013In July 2013, the government of the Russian Federation announced a change in private-sector financial support.
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On 13 July 2013 the Government of the Russian Federation approved Resolution 585 "On amendments of the list of agricultural products, whose production, pre-processing and subsequent (industrial) processing is carried out by agricultural producers".
This legislative act adds wines, champagnes and sparkling wines, processed and produced by agricultural producers from their own grapes on the territory of the Russian Federation, to the list of agricultural products.
The immediate consequence from this state act is that the local wine producers may rely on state aid from the budget and any public support for agricultural producers.