International Agriculture News

Russia and Morocco signed a Memorandum of understanding in the field of agriculture

11 October in the framework of the official visit of Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev to the Kingdom of Morocco signed an interagency Memorandum of understanding on cooperation in agriculture

According to the results of high-level talks with the participation of relevant Ministers of both countries signed a number of bilateral documents and agreements, including interagency Memorandum of understanding on cooperation in the field of agriculture.

The signing of the Memorandum confirms the mutual interest in deepening trade and economic ties and the signing on 28 September 2017 Memorandum of cooperation between the Eurasian economic Commission and the Government of the Kingdom of Morocco creates fertile ground for increased cooperation and partnerships of the Kingdom from member States of the EEU.

On 11 September, the relevant authorities had also signed a Protocol on creating a “green corridor” that will allow to simplify and speed up customs operations at the border and thereby contributes to increase mutual trade turnover between the two countries, including agricultural products.

Source agro2b