RAS and Rosrybolovstvo will conduct scientific research of bioresources of the World Ocean
Alexander Sergeev, the head of the Russian Academy of Sciences, and Ilya Shestakov, the Deputy Minister of Agriculture and the head of The Federal Agency for Fishery, put their signatures under the agreement.
The document says that the RAS and Rosrybolovstvo will conduct fundamental and experimental research of aquatic biological resources of the World Ocean as well as apply advanced innovative technologies in the process. The agreement also presumes formation of «long-term conditions for deep integrated development of the fisheries industry of the Far East, the Arctic zone of Russia, and the Crimea and further development of the Antarctic zone» by the partners, i.e. Parties to the agreement.