The Upper Lars checkpoint at the Georgia-Russia border was temporarily closed on Thursday, and due to adverse weather conditions.
Araratfood Company will double its apricot procurement to 5,000 tons and will start exporting fruit juices and stewed fruits to Russia and CIS countries, Hamlet Tadevosyan, head of Araratfood (included in Spayka Holding) told journalists on Wednesday.
The Armenian government has awarded today a three-year VAT payment deferment to "Spayka" company after it has pledged to invest 7.6 billion drams in the purchase of 200 trucks, economy minister Artsvik Minasyan said.
Krone has been increasing trailer sales in Armenia after the country joined the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), Mr Dan Schnick, export manager of Krone for Eastern Europe and Central Asia region, told Armenia News – NEWS.am.
Armenia was able to start production of radish which has become competitive in the Russian market, Karen Baghdasaryan, head of Spayka Ltd. (largest exporter of fresh fruit and vegetables from Armenia) Project Management Division told Armenian News – NEWS.am.