On June 8, 2018, The President of Russia Vladimir Putin arrived in the People’s Republic of China on a state visit at the invitation of President of China Xi Jinping. A number of bilateral documents were signed following the consultations, including a Joint Statement of the Russian Federation and the People’s Republic of China. The both presidents also made statements for the press.

On June 18, 2018, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev held a meeting of the Presidium of the Presidential Council for Strategic Development and Priority Projects.

The Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation approved "programs to promote and increase the volume of exports of certain types of agricultural products." These programs are included in the priority project "Export of Agricultural Products" approved by the protocol of the meeting of the Presidium of the Council under the President of the Russian Federation for Strategic Development and Priority Projects.

In continue of the framework documents signed in December 2017, on May 24, 2018, the main companies-operators of the "New Land Grain Corridor Russia-China" signed a second pre-contracting agreement for the creation of turn-key projects. The tripartite document is concluded with SINOHYDRO Corporation Limited, appointed by Powerchina Corporation as its responsible representative and executor of the contract in Russia.

On May 7, 2018, The President signed Executive Order on National Goals and Strategic Objectives of the Russian Federation through to 2024. One of the strategic goals is "supporting high-productivity export-oriented businesses in the basic sectors of the economy, primarily, in manufacturing and the agroindustrial complex, based on modern technology and staffed with highly qualified employees. ".

The package of trilateral framework agreements between Shanghai Energy Equipment Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of the state-owned Chinese corporation POWERCHINA and Zabaikalsk Grain Terminal, LLC., Siberian Grain Project, LLC. was signed on December 11, 2017 in Shanghai. The total amount of investment is over 25 billion yuan. 

... As a major Eurasian power with vast Far Eastern territories that boast significant potential, Russia has a stake in the successful future of the Asia-Pacific region, and in promoting sustainable and comprehensive growth throughout its entire territory. We believe that effective economic integration based on the principles of openness, mutual benefit and the universal rules of the World Trade Organisation is the primary means of achieving this goal.

22nd regular meeting of Russian and Chinese heads of government was heldon November 1 in Beijing.

A 21st meeting of the Russian-Chinese Commission for preparing 22nd regular meeting of Russian and Chinese heads of government was held on October 30 in Chongqing, China, under the co-chairmanship of Vice Premiers D. Rogozin and Wang Yang, the member of the newly elected Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the 19th CPC Central Committee. 

October 11, 2017 in the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation was held the 4th meeting of the Subcommittee on Agriculture of the Russian-Chinese Commission introducing the regular meetings of the government headsThe parties talked over a range of topical issues of cooperation, including bilateral trade, ensuring mutual access of agricultural products to the marketstrengthening regional cooperation.