White sugar import into Russia in April 2018 and news from Armenia, Jun 08, 2018

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The court in Oryol city issued a fine to LLC "Livny-sugar" in amount of RUR 1.9 mln for the discharge of untreated sewage into the Bystraya Sosna River.


According to the Federal Customs Service, Russia has imported 17.9 thousand tons of white sugar in April 2018, and by the end of 4 months – 88.4 thousand tons (-4.3% by 2017). In addition, in January-April 2018, Russia imported 1.7 thousand tons of raw sugar (-82% by 2017).


In the first 5 months of 2018, sugar shipments by the Russian Railways network decreased by 5% to 788,996 tons, compared to the same period in past year (829,966 tons in 2017), reports RZD-Partner.


The average consumer price of sugar fell by 0.8% in Armenia in May 2018, and in annual terms (May 2018 vs. May 2017) the consumer prices for sugar decreased by 10.5%, the national Statkom reports.



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