The increase in sugar production in the Russian Federation in the past year, and a decline in domestic prices will significantly increase the volume of sugar exports.
According to the operative data, the volume of exports for the year 2011 from the territory of the Russian Federation was 245 thousand tons. In addition to traditional Russian markets in the CIS countries, last year opened, and other areas.
According to the Federal Customs Service of Russia, new importing countries were the United Kingdom, Montenegro, Afghanistan, Syria, the U.S. and Italy. Their share in the total export volume of about 5%. The largest volume of exports to these countries was celebrated in November 2011.