Export of tomatoes from Azerbaijan to Russia discussed - an innovation is expected


April 5, Fineko/abc.az. The Federal Service for Veterinary & Phytosanitary Surveillance of Russia and the Food Safety Agency of Azerbaijan discussed the matters related to the export of plant products to the territory of Russia.

ABC.AZ reports that at the meeting the other party was informed that the procedure for merging private farms into one legal entity is currently being implemented in the western part of the country.

"The new organizational structure will allow us to monitor the phytosanitary status of the products produced throughout the chain-from greenhouses to importers. The parties discussed the possibility of allowing Azerbaijani enterprises to supply tomatoes to Russia under the AQTA guarantee without conducting video checks," the report says.