Hong Kong suspends import of poultry meat from two regions in ItalyChristian Fernsby ▼ | June 25, 2020
Hong Kongs suspends import of poultry meat and products from Veneto and Lombardy regions in Italy.
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A CFS spokesman said that Hong Kong imported about 100 kilograms of chilled poultry meat, 140 tonnes of frozen poultry meat and 6 000 poultry eggs from Italy in the first three months of this year, according to the Census and Statistics Department.
"The CFS has contacted the Italian authorities over the issue and will closely monitor information issued by the OIE on avian influenza outbreaks.
Appropriate action will be taken in response to the development of the situation," the spokesman said. ■