Congress in Cairo Discussed Prospects for Grain Markets
Researchers of the HSE-Skolkovo Institute for Law and Development discussed with forum participants opportunities for increasing exports from Russia to countries of the Islamic world
On 11-12 March 2019, the international Middle East Grains & Oils Congress was held in Cairo, where regulators, grain and vegetable oil producers from the Middle East, Western Europe, Russia, Ukraine and Moldova discussed prospects of the world grain markets and the potential for increasing exports to countries of the Islamic world.
During the event, research fellows of the HSE-Skolkovo Institute for Law and Development Kirill Molodyko and Madina Kalimullina conducted a series of negotiations on the Agrofinmost project, which aims to attract Islamic investments in Russia’s agricultural sector. They also discussed prospects for expanding the supplies of grain and halal products to Egypt.