Agrocomplex named after NI Tkachev has postponed large-scale expansion to the Rostov region. The main reason for experts is the loss of Alexander Tkachev's administrative resource - the post of the head of the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia.
Under the control of the family of the former top manager of Lukoil, Volgo Don Agroinvest acquired assets of the Swedish Black Earth Farming in 2017, bringing its land bank to 452,000 hectares.
In the new government, ten vice-premiers and twenty-one ministers, and five vice-premiers and nine ministers left.
Dmitry Ananyev plans to sell a non-core business asset.
As the Minister of Agriculture Alexander Tkachev fights against competitors, depriving the Russians of imported snacks, but promising to give home wine.
Petro Poroshenko included the Tkachev family's holding in the sanctions list.