Russian Minister of Agriculture will visit Brussels on May 27

Submitted on Tue, 05/24/2011 - 22:00

On May 27, 2011 a Russian delegation headed by Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation Elena Skrynnik will visit Brussels. The delegation will include the Head of Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance “Rosselkhoznadzor” S. Dankvert and Head of Federal service on customers' rights protection and human well-being surveillance “Rospotrebnadzor” G.Onishchenko. During the visit E.Skrynnik will have a meeting with the EU Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development D. Cioloş and Commissioner for Trade K. De Gucht. Issues related to Russia - EU cooperation in agriculture in the context of negotiations on Russia’s accession to the WTO will be discussed.