Agriculture and rural development

EU responses to the Russian import ban: Press releases and statements

EU responses to the Russian import ban: Press releases and statements

Russian import ban
EU responses to the Russian import ban: Press releases and statements

07/08/2015: Commission extends safety net measures for fruit and vegetables sector
 

06/08/2015: The Russian ban on EU agricultural products – 12 months on
 

31/07/2015: Agri-food sector accounts for more than 7% of overall EU exports in 2014
 

30/07/2015: Safety net measures for dairy, fruit and vegetables to be extended
 

21/04/2015: Commission approves new promotion programmes for agricultural products
 

06/03/2015: Commission opens private storage aid for pigmeat
 

19/12/2014: €10.7 million for Finland's milk producers
 

12/12/2014: Market support for perishable fruit and vegetable to continue in 2015
 

19/11/2014: The dairy situation in Finland in the wake of the Russian ban on imports of EU agricultural products
 

19/11/2014:  €28 million package for Baltic Milk Producers
 

29/09/2014:  Further 165 million package for perishable fruit & vegetable market support
 

23/09/2014:  Private Storage Aid for cheese halted
 

10/09/2014:   Commission suspends emergency measures for perishable fruit and vegetables and will come forward with a more targeted scheme
 

03/09/2014:  Boost for promotion of EU agricultural products as medium-term response to Russian embargo
 

03/09/2014:  > Full text of the Questions & Answers Press release" xml:lang="en">Questions and answers on the impact of the Russian measures
 

03/09/2014:  Press conference with Commissioner Dacian Cioloș on "The Russian embargo on certain European agri-food products: potential impact on the sector and Commission response": Video recording
 

28/08/2014:  European Commission announces emergency market support measures for the milk sector - Video of press briefing
 

22/08/2014:  Commission statement on today’s Expert Group meeting to discuss agricultural markets in the context of the Russian ban
 

18/08/2014:  Commission announces exceptional support measures for EU producers of perishable fruit and vegetables - Video of press briefing
 

14/08/2014:  Commission statement after Management Committee meeting to assess the potential impact of Russia sanctions on EU agriculture products - Video
 

11/08/2014:  Commission introduces exceptional measures to assist peach and nectarine producers
 

08/08/2014:  Statement by the EU Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Dacian Cioloș concerning the ban on EU agricultural exports into the Russian Federation