Greece asks Russia to lift ban on fruit imports

Greek Deputy Minister of Agricultural Development Panayiotis Sguridis

Greek Deputy Minister of Agricultural Development Panayiotis Sguridis

Greece asks Russia to lift ban on fruit imports: Greece’s Deputy Minister of Agricultural Development Panayiotis Sguridis this week appealed to representatives from Russia’s Ministry of Agriculture and its food watchdog Rosselkhoznadzo to relax its embargo on the import of oranges, strawberries and peaches and other agricultural products from his country. The proposal is to be forwarded to Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev in the near future.

Source: Rosbalt