Hong Kong suspends import of poultry meat and products from Ca Mau Province in VietnamChristian Fernsby ▼ | October 6, 2020
The Centre for Food Safety (CFS) has instructed the trade to suspend the import of poultry meat and products (including poultry eggs) from the province to protect public health in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Ca Mau Province
Topics: Hong Kong poultry Vietnam
According to the Census and Statistics Department, Hong Kong imported about 3.25 million poultry eggs from Vietnam in the first six months of this year.
"The CFS has contacted the Vietnamese authorities over the issue and will closely monitor information issued by the OIE on the avian influenza outbreak. Appropriate action will be taken in response to the development of the situation," the spokesman said. ■