Moscow, January 28. In Russia there is a shortage of ingredients needed for the production of pet food. This was stated by the President of Mars Russia Valery Shchapov.
the culprit — the dynamics of the ruble.
Russian farmers saw export opportunities for their products. This has led to the shortage in the country some of the ingredients necessary for the production of pet food, according to .
Shchapov said that feed made from meat and offal, and grain, vitamins and minerals. The vast majority of raw materials — 85% — are purchased from Russian producers.
Mars owns such brands as Mars, Milky Way, Twix, M&M's, Pedigree, Whiskas.
The American company is represented in Russia since 1991..