10:40 GMT, Jan 30, 2009
Russia can send extra 100,000 tonnes of grain to Cuba – Sechin
MOSCOW. Jan 30 (Interfax) – Russia can deliver an additional
100,000 tonnes of grain to Cuba, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Igor
Sechin said after the two countries' talks in the Kremlin.
A total of 25,000 tonnes of grain, on which $7 million was spent,
will be sent to Cuba in the near future, Sechin said.
"A dry cargo ship carrying this grain is now being loaded in
Novorossiisk," he added.