In December 2016, Russia produced 29.5 thousand tons of beef (including offal)
This is 8.2% more than in the previous month, and 7.4% higher than in December 2015. This is the maximum monthly volume of beef production in Russia, at least, three years.
In 2016 compared to 2015 beef production in the country increased by 7.8% (in 2015 compared to 2014, 16.3%).
For the period from January 2014 the minimum amount of beef production recorded in January 2014 and 15.9 thousand tons; maximum in December 2016 – 29.5 thousand tons.
According to official statistics, most of the beef produced in the Central (38%), Siberian (24%) and Volga (17%) Federal districts.
(Source – http://www.blackseagrain.net/novosti/beef-production-in-december-2016-in-russia-has-reached-maximum-level)