Monday, January 17 2022 20:39
Naira Badalian

Food Safety Inspectorate of Armenia imposes restrictions on import of  number of goods from Kazakhstan, Russia, Czech Republic and Poland

Food Safety Inspectorate of Armenia imposes restrictions on import of  number of goods from Kazakhstan, Russia, Czech Republic and Poland

ArmInfo.The Food Safety Inspectorate of Armenia imposes restrictions on imports from Kazakhstan, the Russian Federation, the Czech Republic and Poland.

"Given cases of the spread of an unknown disease in cattle in the  northern regions of the Republic of Kazakhstan (clinical signs are  characteristic of foot and mouth disease), as well as cases of the  spread of foot and mouth disease in the Orenburg region of the  Russian Federation, from January 17, 2022, imports from the Republic  of Kazakhstan and from Orenburg region of the Russian Federation of  finished products made from the meat of pigs, reindeer, wild animals  susceptible to foot and mouth disease, camels and other members of  the camel family, milk and dairy products obtained from cattle and  small cattle, meat, meat and raw products, leather, intestinal raw  materials, hunting trophies, feed supplements containing components  of animal origin (with the exception of prepared feed for feeding  dogs, cats, aquarium and terrarium animals, ornamental birds,  heat-treated rodents), feed of plant origin and feed additives ( with  the exception of ready-made food for feeding dogs, cats, aquarium and  terrarium animals, ornamental birds, rodents)," the order of the head  of the Food Safety Inspectorate says.

By order of the head of the department, from January 17, 2022, it is  also prohibited to import poultry (all types), all types of poultry  products, raw materials (feathers, down), commercial and hatching  eggs, meat and bone meal, feed and additives (except for additives  containing synthetic and chemical substances), polymers, cardboard  tubular boxes and liners from the Ustek Region of the Czech Republic  and the Lower Silesian Voivodeship of the Republic of Poland. The  ban, as noted, is based on information published on the official  website of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) about  highly pathogenic avian influenza in these territories.


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