Measures towards Establishing Machine and Tractors Stations

On March 23 this year, Gegham Gevorgyan received a delegation headed by Yevgeni Korchevoy, head of Agriculture, Food and Road Construction Machinery Department of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, in which the Sales Representative of the Russian Federation in the Republic of Armenia Andrey Babko was also present. Procurement chief specialist of Agriculture PIU SA Azat Tovmasyan and Community Pasture/Livestock Management System component coordinator of the second CARMAC project Karen Torosyan were also participating in the meeting.

During the meeting all the issues, opportunities and perspectives of providing agricultural machinery to the Republic of Armenia were discussed. The parties emphasized the importance of establishing Machine and tractors station (MTS) as soon as possible. A road map has been developed and signed, involving all the envisaged events and their schedules. Possible options of MTS financing and operation were also discussed.