Disinfo: Finnish agriculture is on the verge of bankruptcy because of…

Summary

Finnish agriculture is on the verge of bankruptcy because of the EU’s sanctions against Russia.

Disproof

Although, examined at current prices, value added in agriculture decreased as a result of lower prices, production in agriculture grew by 2.0 per cent measured by volume in 2015 (bit.ly/1oL1Ncx), .

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 20
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 17/03/2016
  • Language/target audience: Czech
  • Country: Russia, Finland
  • Keywords: European Union, Sanctions

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