Palm Oil: Imported . What the reason that make Russian consuming often palm oil? In , palm oil entered the pinnacle the imported products in physical phrases and in dynamics in contrast the corresponding duration closing on Rosstat, analyzed the import fundamental January to July .

to the effects the . Bananas became the product in the 7 of . imported 58 thousand tons. In the second place palm oil 550 thousand tons. In the 0.33 vicinity potatoes 543 thousand tons. Commented by a Kaliningrad insider who required anonymous. 

But what makes palm oil so famous in ?

“Import volumes of palm oil in particular due to its . the cheapest product oil-fat analogs, ” Nina Kozlova explained the prevalence of the product. “Palm oil five times less expensive than olive oil.  And 10% less expensive than another product from the group which sunflower oil.

Today, trying to limit prices at all stages of production. The unpleasant moment is that palm oil is regularly used to produce exclusive consumer than those that the customer expects, ” Nina Kozlova.

“Despite frequent myths about the effect of palm oil on health. In particular, increasing serum cholesterol levels. Increasing the danger of obesity. Cardiovascular and oncological diseases, etc.. Nonetheless there is no dependable scientific evidence of effects”, instructed specialist Sergey Morozov.

“All over the , palm oil and its fractions viewed common fit oils consuming. Risks to health becoming a concern by using excessive consumption of palm oil food. Its falsification, non-compliance the norms of transportation, , and purification.  In accordance with mounted and recognized rules, ”the says.

The least of the foremost food products imported in Russia are maize 34.5 thousand tons. Sunflower oil 17.1 thousand heaps and sugar 3.3 thousand tons. Over the , the quantity of import of clean fish remained nearly unchanged 222 tons. An enlarge of solely 0.6% in contrast with the corresponding duration in 2017.

The same 222 tons is eating up with the aid of Russians and imported meat. However, is solely 63.2% of the of meat imports in the 7 of 2017. Thus, we see that meat imports to Russia the yr diminished significantly.

to the dynamics of import to Russia, palm oil is among the most imported products. Thus, the largest dynamics of import volumes in the 7 of found in the import of sunflower oil, clean apples, and palm oil.

In January to July 2018, sunflower oil imported to Russia by 45.% more than in the corresponding period of 2017. Apples were 42.2% greater than in January July 2017, and palm oil – 1% more.

“The consumption of palm oil meals purposes is developing in all of the and the is a in regard. In particular, palm oil is used in the baking enterprise and in the manufacture of confectionery products – a phase of confectionery fats, margarine, and spreads.

In addition, palm oil is broadly used in the dairy enterprise for the production of milk-containing products with milk fat substitute, specialized products for feeding teens – substitutes ’s milk, ” specialist Vladimir Bessonov.

stated, there are classes of goods whose imports have declined significantly. Thus, the import volumes of powdered milk, cream 53.% from the volumes of the corresponding period of 2017 and onions with garlic 50.5% from the volumes of January-July 2017 decreased by a . Raw sugar imported 37.% of the first seven months of 2017.