The high growth rate of agriculture in Russia is largely due to statistical errors and “postscripts”, concluded the experts of the Russian Academy of national economy and state service under the President of the Russian Federation (Ranepa).
As of December Academy, more than 10 million tons of agricultural products, which were mentioned in official reports for the year 2017, there has never been, reported radio “Echo of Moscow”.
After adjusting statistics revealed that the volume of potato production was 35.9 percent, vegetables and melons – by 17.2 percent, and milk – by 3.4 percent below the official data.
According to experts of the Ranepa, the total “additions” of agricultural products is 542 billion. And the growth of agriculture in Russia, estimated at 20.7 per cent, after adjustments had to be reduced by half to 8.7 percent.
The additions were done at the level of regional administrations, said the Professor, Ranepa. “Regional management should report on the implementation of the indicators of the Program depends on the size of the state support” – suggests Vasily Uzun.
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