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Russia scraps export restriction on processed grains - Interfax

Reuters | Moscow | Updated: 24-03-2020 20:00 IST | Created: 24-03-2020 20:00 IST
Russia scraps export restriction on processed grains - Interfax

Russia has cancelled its temporary export restrictions on processed grains such as ready-to-eat buckwheat, rice or oat flakes, the Interfax news agency reported on Tuesday, citing a source.

Russia had suspended such exports from March 20 for 10 days, a letter sent by Russia's agriculture safety watchdog to its regional offices showed on Monday.



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