• • • Altay territory and United Grain Company will promote grain to be exported to APR countries
The Altay territory and United Grain Company will cooperate to ensure agri-food export to APR countries. UGC media service informs about the mutual co-operation agreement signed between the Governor of the Altay territory Alexander Karlin and UGC CEO Mikhail Kiyko.
One of the strategic projects within UGC long-term development programme, is the construction of a special-purpose grain terminal in Zarubino Big Port in the Khasansky district of the Primorye territory. The transhipment capacity of the terminal within the start-up package will amount to 3m tonnes of grain annually; the capacity could be further increased by 10m tonnes of grain.
The concluded agreement will enable to launch the alternative export channel for the Far Eastern grain belt regions, which include Urals (Tyumen and Kurgan regions), Siberia (Altay and Krasnoyarsk territories, Novosibirsk and Omsk regions), as well as the regions of the Far East.