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Russian Agricultural Bank issued over RUB 1.2 trillion to agribusiness since the beginning of the year
05 October 2022

Russian Agricultural Bank (RusAg, the Bank) provides financial support to agricultural sector in full in a timely manner: since the beginning of 2022, the volume of loans exceeded RUB 1.2 trillion. Almost half of these funds provided at a preferential rate. According to Boris Listov, Chairman of the Management Board of Russian Agricultural Bank, the Bank increased concessional lending by 23%, as compared to the last year, and issued RUB 513 billion.

In 2022, Russian Agricultural Bank issued preferential loans to agribusiness 21% more than in 2021
03 October 2022

Despite the unprecedented level of sanctions pressure, the domestic agribusiness is the driver of the Russian economy, said Boris Listov, Chairman of the Management Board of Russian Agricultural Bank (RusAg, the Bank), during a speech at the Federation Council, where budget policy issues were discussed.

Rosprirodnadzor and RusAg Ecology Foundation cleaned up the beach on the Don River
23 September 2022

The Interregional Department of the Federal Service for Supervision of Natural Resources (Rosprirodnadzor) for the Rostov Region and the Republic of Kalmykia, together with the Ecology Foundation of Russian Agricultural Bank (RusAg, the Bank), carried out a campaign to clear the water protection zone of the Don River on the territory of Zelyony Island in Rostov-on-Don.

RusAg clients transferred RUB 150 million to preserve the Amur tiger population
19 September 2022

Together with the Amur Tiger Centre, Russian Agricultural Bank is implementing a project to support rare Amur tigers.

Russia – China: Russian Agricultural Bank studied key trends in foreign trade
09 September 2022

The opening of foreign trading houses, climate change and geopolitical risks, the transition to settlements in the national currency, peculiarities of the tax regime in China: on the sidelines of the Eastern Economic Forum 2022 in Vladivostok, RusAg studied the main trends in foreign trade, banking and the agricultural sector between Russia and China.

Russian Agricultural Bank customer deposits increased by 44.6%
22 August 2022

In the H1 2022, the growth in RusAg customers’ deposits amounted to RUB 107 billion, which is 9.1% more than in H1 2021. A particular surge in activity is observed on customer savings accounts, the amount of which increased by 44.6%.

Russian Agricultural Bank named four drivers for the development of agribusiness for the next three years
16 August 2022

RusAg’s specialists of the ecosystem for farmers (Svoe.Fermerstvo – My Own Farming) named four key drivers of the agricultural sector for the next three years. These included the development of domestic livestock and crop breeding areas, the creation of new types of fertilizers and plant protection products, digital services for agribusiness in the field of precision farming, as well as the development of online trade as the main trend of the last two years.

Russian Agricultural Bank compiled an agribusiness ESG-rating in Russian regions
12 August 2022

Analysts of Russian Agricultural Bank have developed an agribusiness ESG-rating in Russian regions, which evaluates the current state of the agricultural sector for compliance with sustainable development standards. The results of the study make it possible not only to predict the socio-ecological development in the regions, but also to analyze the agribusiness development zones in each region of the country using ESG-monitoring.

Since the beginning of 2022, two thirds of loans for seasonal work was issued by RusAg on preferential terms
08 August 2022

In 2022, Russian Agricultural Bank provided financing to agribusiness for RUB 958 billion, a growth by 3.4% compared to the same period of 2021. Of these, RUB 356 billion, or 37.2%, were received by borrowers at a preferential rate. During the same period, the number of export-oriented agricultural companies serviced by the Bank increased by 16% to 1,621.

Boris Listov at Field Day 2022: “Russian Agricultural Bank has enough capital and liquidity to lend to farmers”
29 July 2022

Boris Listov, Chairman of the Management Board of Russian Agricultural Bank spoke at the plenary meeting of the All-Russian Field Day 2022 in the Kaliningrad Region, which was chaired by the Minister of Agriculture Dmitry Patrushev.