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Most of all they buy meat and poultry by-products.
This year, the export of meat products from Moscow has increased. In the first nine months of 2020, it amounted to $ 66.23 million, which is 46.77 percent more than in 2019, the Deputy Mayor of Moscow for Economic Policy and Property and Land Relations said. Vladimir Efimov…
“The meat market is considered one of the most steadily developing and stable in the food sector of the economy in the world. In 2018, the global consumption of meat products was 346 million tons. In 2019, the figure increased by 1.1 percent and reached 350 million tons. The export of meat products in the capital has been growing steadily over the past three years: in 2018 it grew by 27.6 percent, in 2019 the figure increased by another 25.59 percent and amounted to USD 71.99 million. The indicators of nine months of this year also exceed the indicators of the same period of 2019 by almost 47 percent, ”the deputy mayor said.
He added that almost half of the exports are poultry meat and by-products. This part amounted to 32.68 million US dollars, it increased by 112 percent compared to January-September last year. The main markets for such products were Kazakhstan, China and Kyrgyzstan, which purchased them for USD 18.06 million, USD 8.97 million and USD 2.19 million, respectively.
“This year, 23 countries have become buyers of Moscow meat products, among which Kazakhstan, China, Iran, Hong Kong and Belarus are the leaders. Also, the capital manufacturers have new sales markets: Turkmenistan, Georgia, Moldova and Uzbekistan. Mainly, fresh and frozen beef is exported to new countries, ”added the head
Department of Investment and Industrial Policy of the City of Moscow Alexander Prokhorov…
Export Support and Development Center Specialists Mospromname several important areas of sales markets. Poultry meat is more often bought by Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Azerbaijan. China, Belarus and Poland purchase pork and beef meat products, while the rest of the processed meat products are purchased by Great Britain, Japan and Germany.
“Also among the new geographic drivers is the Asia-Pacific market, especially the markets of China and Vietnam. These countries are beginning to actively purchase beef, poultry and, at the same time, are looking for products – pork substitutes. According to our estimates, by 2025 in these countries the global demand for meat products can be increased by a total of about US $ 13 billion, ”said Natalya Shuvalova, General Director of the Mosprom Center.
According to expert estimates of the Mosprom Center, the consumption of meat products in the world will increase by 4.4 percent annually.
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