Kazakhstan prevented entry of 742 tonnes of produce from KyrgyzstanStaff Writer | December 1, 2017
742 tonnes of fruits and vegetables from Kyrgyzstan were not allowed to enter Kazakhstan due to lack of phytosanitary certificates, reports KazTAG quoting the press service of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Food trade In the period from 11 to 24 November 2017
These infringements were made by suppliers from Russia, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan.
In Russia's case, there were 10 cases of imports lacking the mandatory phytosanitary certificates. Also, a quarantine object was discovered in a 2 tonne shipment.
As for Uzbekistan, 0.08 tonnes of apples were imported without the mandatory phytosanitary certificates. Also, a quarantine object was identified in 4 cases.
Lastly, there were also 7 cases of lack of phytosanitary certificates in products imported from Kyrgyzstan. In 25 cases, the products were imported without labelling on the package, and in 51 cases, quarantine objects were identified. ■