The soybean boom in Russia

In 50 short years soybeans have turned from a little-known species into a crucial crop, both in Russia and abroad.

It took soybeans just half a century to transform from a little-known bean species into a crucial crop and the dominant source of animal feed worldwide. The soybean business is finally flourishing in Russia: the market has tripled in the past several years.

Russia sees the soybean boom

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