Foreign affairs

Belarus wants to step up trade in agriculture products with Lithuania

Belarus will not join Russia’s sanctions against the European Union (EU) and wants to step up trade in milk and beef with Lithuania, says Agriculture Minister Virginija Baltraitienė. […]

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Lithuanian businesses refuse to take part in Russia’s food fairs

Lithuanian companies have refused to take part in Golden Autumn, a traditional autumn food show in Moscow in October, as Russia has slapped sanctions on the imports of agriculture and food products. However, some businesspeople will go to another exhibition, World Food Moscow, the Verslo Žinios business daily reports. […]


Cheaper dairies produced for Russia flood Lithuanian stores

The first shipment of dairy products intended for the Russian market has reached stores in Lithuania. They are sold at a discount. […]


Borderline districts will benefit from increase in Russian shoppers, says Lithuanian president

Residents of Lithuania’s southwestern District of Jurbarkas near the Russian region of Kaliningrad will benefit from an increase in Russian shoppers, Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė has said in an interview with a local newspaper. […]