GOVERNMENT OF THE OREL REGION EXECUTED FAS WARNING
And made changes to a previous Decree that could have restricted competition on the raw milk market
Earlier, FAS issued a warning to the Government of the Orel region to stop actions that have sings of antimonopoly violations.
FAS found that the Procedure for granting subsidies aimed at increasing productivity in dairy cattle breeding1, created discriminatory conditions for some agricultural producers that sell or process milk.
The Decree could have restricted competition on the raw milk market in the Orel region.
In accord with the warning, the regional Government amended the subsidy procedure, thus, fully executing the FAS warning in time.
Head of FAS Department for Control over Agro-Industrial Complex, Anna Mirochinenko, pointed out: “FAS undertakes ФАС systemic efforts to adjust regional regulations on subsidies to agricultural producers in line with the antimonopoly law. Executing the warning is part of such efforts”.
1 Approved by No. 52 Decree of the Government of the Orel region of 25.02.2013