Russian Meat, Milk Shipments to Advance at Least 20% by 2020
Meat production is seen rising 23 percent to 1.8 million metric tons, while milk output will increase 20 percent to 6.5 million tons in 2020, according to an e-mailed statement from Skrynnik, to be given to the Agroferma livestock exhibition in Moscow today.
The government plans to spend 700 billion rubles ($23 billion) to support Russia’s livestock breeding in the period from 2013 and through 2020, she said.
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