Russia and Turkey to discuss mutual deliveries of products

"The meeting will discuss issues of mutual export of livestock products, as well as deliveries of Turkish crop products to Russia," the service said.

In February of this year, the head of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation, Dmitry Patrushev, told reporters that deliveries of Russian beef to Turkey could begin in 2019.

The head of the department also noted that in 2018, Russian agricultural exports to Turkey grew by 7% compared with the previous year, to 1.9 billion dollars.