Russian retailers to continue developing direct imports ?
Direct imports by top-10 Russian retail chains reached 25% of official Russian F&V imports.
Will the trend continue in 2016 ?
“Direct Import” refers to imports based on direct contract between the foreign supplier and the retail chain in Russia.
JSC “Tander” (Magnit) is the leader in direct imports, with 16% of official Russian F&V imports coming into Russia on a direct purchasing contract of Tander.
Details in attached PDF : Retailers Direct Imports – 2015