In January-April, Russia increased agricultural production — Rosstat

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In January-April of 2019, the production volumes of agricultural commodities in Russia totaled 962.3 bln RUR in current prices, an increase of 1.2% compared with the figures in the same period last year, reported the Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat) on May 24.

In particular, in April 2019 the production rates in the agricultural sector increased by 1.4% compared with the same month last year — to 316.5 bln RUR.

Also, Rosstat stressed that the reporting estimations were preliminary only.