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Russian feed supplement production down

In October 2013 Russia produced 20.7 thousand tonnes of protein and vitamin feed supplements, which is 2% less than in October last year, but by 3% more than in September of 2013 according to report of the Russian media Soya News Info.

During the first 10 months of 2013 the production of protein and vitamin feed supplements in Russia fell by 2% compared with the same period last year.

In addition to this, production of protein and vitamin feed supplements for poultry rapidly decreased. In October 2013, Russia produced 6.2 tonnes of protein and vitamin feed supplements for poultry – which is the minimum volume of production in the current year. It is 5% less than in September and 7% less than in October last year, said SoyaNews.

The production of protein and vitamin feed supplements for poultry decreased by 12% compared with the same period last year (see table for comparison).

2011 2012 2013 
January 13,335 16,654 15,293
February 12,578 17,273 16,412
March 15,717 14,600 16,618
April 14,657 18,573 17,488
May 13,273 17,954 19,253
June 12,608 25,027 22,174
July 12,957 23,185 21,638
August 15,142 21,488 22,660
September 14,052 20,933 20,112
October 16,602 21,056 20,727
November 19,749 21,430
December 19,855 21,786
Total 180,544 240,011 192,375

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