The Rosselkhoznadzor since August 6, destroyed about 600 tons of food sanctions, caught at the border When you try to import into the area of Russia, informs a press-service of the Ministry.
Destroyed 550 tons of smuggled food shipments and 47 tons of smuggled products of animal origin, including 576 kilograms of products imported in hand Luggage and baggage, shall be notified on the Internet representation offices in addition, employees of the Rosselkhoznadzor caught 150 tons of cheese of unknown origin with signs of re-marking, 65 tons of products from milk production Lithuania, Poland and Germany, 17 tons of pork of unknown origin and 37 tonnes of pork from the United States. In addition, specialists of the Department on the last working day of the week Destroyed more than 122 kg bacon Spanish origin, who was detained Tuesday on some of the wholesale warehouses of Astrakhan. Also employees of the Rosselkhoznadzor Administration for Moscow, Moscow and Tula regions Park in Mozhaisk inspected two cars with 39 tonnes of peaches and nectarines. Cars followed from Belarus with the Moroccan phytosanitary certificates. Verification of documents and certificates deemed counterfeit. Products subject to liquidation. On Thursday, Prime Minister of Russia Medvedev D. A. announced the introduction of a food embargo on the five States – Albania, Montenegro, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Ukraine.
Georgia was not included in the list of food embargo, because of the sanctions measures adopted by this country, a minor. Ukraine has received a reprieve food embargo. The government of Montenegro has expressed regret for the decision of the capital of Russia to include the country in the number of countries for which a ban on deliveries to the Russian Federation of agricultural products, raw materials and food. Remember, products that are imported into the country in violation of the food embargo, the Russian Federation began to destroy last week. The head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova said that to destroy the embargoed products is necessary, as they are a danger to consumers due to false data on quality, origin and safety. On the same day in the Rosselkhoznadzor told how it will be disposed of prohibited products. Later, the Rosselkhoznadzor said that observes a sharp decrease in the volume imported to the Russian Federation plant products. After the decision about the elimination of prohibited to import food smuggling has decreased in 10 times. July 29, Leader Vladimir Putin has signed the Decree about liquidation on August 6, products imported into the Russian Federation and falling under the food embargo. The decree does not apply to goods for personal use.