Tuesday

28th Mar 2017

Ticker

Russia confirms Faroes, Greenland exempt from food ban

Russia will not add seafood from the Faroe Islands and Greenland to the list of embargoed trade, opening new business opportunities for the North-Atlantic fishing industries, reports Danish radio, DR. Fish prices in Russian supermarkets has spiked by 20-36% following the food ban, Kommersant business daily reported on Wednesday.

Analysis

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