Food embargo

Lithuania withstands Russia's embargo

Lithuanian experts say that Russia 's economic downturn and its embargo last year shaved around 1 percentage point off Lithuania's GDP growth, but it...

Two years without the Russian market: How did Lithuanian dairy exporters deal with Moscow's embargo?

In August 2014, Russia banned a number of imports from the EU. Lithuanian dairy producers were particularly hard-hit by the embargo. Two years later, some...

Russia to extend embargo on Lithuanian, EU food imports until 2017

Russia will extend the embargo on food imports from the EU member states and other countries until the end of 2017, said Russian Prime Minister Dmitry...

'No progress' in talks with Russia over EU meat imports

The European Commission 's efforts to talk with Russia about opening up its markets for European pork did not meet with much success, according to EU...

Lithuanian cheese Džiugas ‘Made in Argentina’ found in Russian stores

The famous Lithuanian cheese Džiugas has been found in Russian stores but marked as “Made in Argentina ”.