Rustem Khamitov met with the president of the EkoNiva group of companies Stefan Duerr
May, 17 in the House of the Republic the Head of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov met with the president of the EkoNiva group of companies Stefan Duerr. The parties discussed the prospects for implementing investment projects of the agro-holding in the dairy farming in the region.
The meeting was attended by the Minister of Agriculture RB Ilshat Fazrakhmanov, the executive director of LLC "Severnaya Niva" (Orenburg region) Peter Dubyansky, as well as the heads of Bizhbulyak, Belebey and Yermekeevo districts.
Stefan Duerr said that EkoNiva successfully operated in Voronezh, Novosibirsk, Kursk, Kaluga, Tyumen, Ryazan, Orenburg regions. The total area of cattle-breeding farms of the agricultural holding is about 360 thousand hectares. The company produces 1,250 tons of milk per day or about 500,000 tons per year. It is planned to reach the level of 1.5 million tons per year by 2021, providing almost 10 percent of milk production in Russia.
The republic guarantees the company support in all directions, including in terms of infrastructure construction, subsidizing the purchase of equipment, Rustem Khamitov stressed.