ANKARA, Nov 17 Negotiations on the export of Russian agricultural products, in In particular, ammonia is ongoing, no decision has been made, said a source in Istanbul familiar with the talks. to world markets.
Earlier, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan confirmed reports of a 120-day extension of the so-called grain deal, which ensures the export of Ukrainian grain and fertilizers from the Black Sea ports. The deal itself is an integral part of the package agreement, which, among other things, provides for the unblocking of Russian exports of food and fertilizers. This memorandum is valid for three years.
The Togliatti-Odessa ammonia pipeline was built in the late 1970s, the first stage was put into operation in October 1979. About 2.5 million tons of raw materials were transshipped through the pipeline annually. The transit was stopped on February 24 due to the situation around Ukraine.