Russia may lift limits on Belarusian milk if violations eliminatedStaff Writer | June 8, 2018
Russia’s Agriculture Ministry will consider lifting restrictions on supplies of milk and some dairy products from Belarus if the uncovered violations are eliminated, the ministry said Thursday following talks with the Belarusian delegation.
Food trade Relevant departments will create a working group
Russia’s Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Oversight earlier limited imports of milk and some dairy products from Belarus from Wednesday.
Press secretary Yulia Melano said earlier that the restrictions will affect milk and cream, pasteurized, sterilized, and ultra-pasteurized, dry milk and cream, concentrated, canned and condensed, dairy whey, concentrated and dry, and whey concentrate and milk protein supplied in a consumer pack of over 2.5 liters. ■