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10 March 2016

Russia's Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance (Rosselkhoznadzor) requested the State Inspection for Seed Production, Quarantine and Plant Protection of the Republic of Belarus that as of March 1, 2016, to not process plant products originating from Liberia, including fresh mushrooms, fresh iceberg lettuce, fresh pears and fresh apples fresh. The agency also had the same request for products originating from India in transit through Belarus.

This appeal was caused by increases in the supply of plant products from Liberia and India. In connection with the situation, Rosselkhoznadzor has scheduled negotiations with the authorized representatives of the National Organization for Quarantine and Plant Protection of the Republic of Liberia and India.

RIA Novosti confirmed this information with the Deputy Director of Rosselkhoznadzor Aleksey Alekseyenko. "Starting Tuesday, we are cutting back on plant products from the territory of Belarus with Liberian phytosanitary certificates," he said.

He added that the Russian agency confirmed that procedures are underway to possibly prohibit re-exported Kenyan products as well.

Sergey Dankvert, head of Rosselkhoznadzor, said on Monday (March 1) that introducing restrictions at the border against products with Liberian certificates is possible.

FruitNews article (Russian): http://www.fruitnews.ru/state-news/116-russia/45757-s-1-marta-rosselkhoznadzor-zapreshchaet-vvoz-ovoshchej-i-fruktov-iz-liberii-i-indii-cherez-belorussiyu.html
Source: http://www.fsvps.ru/fsvps/news/16424.html, http://ria.ru/economy/20160229/1381953971.html

Rosselkhoznadzor asked the State Inspection for seed-growing, quarantine and protection of plants of the Republic of Belarus with a request to the March 1, 2016 does not execute on plant products origin of Liberia, as well as plant products (mushrooms mushrooms fresh lettuce iceberg fresh pears fresh apples fresh ) origin India phytosanitary certificates against the Russian Federation. This treatment caused an increase in the supply of plant products originating Liberia and the above-mentioned plant products originating from the Republic of India. In connection with the situation, Rosselkhoznadzor scheduled negotiations with the authorized representatives of the National Organization for quarantine and protection of the Republic of Liberia and the Republic of India plants.

 

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