In 2017, the amount of commodity circulation between the DPR and the LPR amounted to 9 billion rubles. This was reported by Acting Minister of Industry and Trade of the DPR Alexey Granovsky.
"The total commodity turnover between the DPR and the LPR in 2017 has doubled compared to 2016, and compared to 2015 – eightfold. The amount of total trade turnover for the past year amounted to more than nine billion rubles," Granovsky said.
According to the minister, the largest share in the commodity turnover is machine-building products – 32%, the chemical industry – 22% – is in the second place. The third and fourth positions were food and metallurgy – 19% and 7% respectively.
DONi News Agency