Deliveries of Kamchatka salmon to China soared 9 times
Monday, August 15, 2022, 01:10 (GMT + 9)
Since the beginning of 2022, the volume of exports of goods from Kamchatka to China has increased several times.
The priority is fish products, fishmeal, nickel concentrate and fuel.
According to the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Kamchatka Territory, during the year the supply of salmon soared nine times, nickel - five times.
“From January to May 2022, 120,214 thousand tons of goods were exported from the territory of the Kamchatka Territory. Growth compared to the same period last year was 2.7 times. In monetary terms, goods worth $167.5 million were exported. Basically, China buys fish products, fishmeal, nickel concentrate and fuel,” said Dmitry Korostelev, President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Kamchatka Territory.
In 2022, there is a decrease in the volume of imports of Chinese goods to the Kamchatka Territory in physical terms, but an increase in monetary terms. From January to May 2022, 1.8 million tons of goods worth 6.9 million US dollars were delivered from China to the region. In the range of Chinese goods supplied to the Kamchatka Territory, a traditional place is occupied by machinery, mechanisms and equipment for the fishing industry.