Dagestan will start to supply beef to Iran

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Dagestan will start to put the beef in the Islamic Republic of Iran, the amount of the contract amounted to almost 400 million rubles, told RIA Novosti the representative of the regional Ministry of agriculture.

The contract was signed on Wednesday within the limits of passing in Moscow of the XX Russian agroindustrial exhibition «Golden autumn» between the agricultural enterprise «Agrosouz» Nogai district of Dagestan and the Iranian firm «Ayance Pazhohi Fardi».

«The contract was signed in the presence of acting Minister of agriculture and food of Dagestan. According to the agreement, Dagestan, the company will supply to Iran of 800 tons of veal meat for a total amount of 393,6 million rubles», — said the Agency interlocutor.

He noted that the signed agreement is the first case of exports of beef to Iran.

According to the acting Minister of agriculture and food RD of Abdulmuslim Abdulmuslimova, the agreement is for one year with the possibility of extension.

«The head of the Republic Vladimir Vasilyev has set us the task of attracting investment to Dagestan. According to the instructions, we vstretilis and talked with the businessmen from Moscow, Staropole, Vladikavkaz and other cities. Several businessmen from the Moscow region have expressed readiness to invest in the development of agro-industrial complex of Dagestan has more than 750 million rubles,» — said Abdulmuslimov.