The meeting of the Rosselkhoznadzor and the delegation of
the Hong Kong Food and Environmental Hygiene Department took place on July 30,
2018 in Moscow.
The key topic of the talks was the inspection by Hong Kong
colleagues of Russian livestock production facilities from July 30 to August 3
of the current year.
In the course of the inspection it is planned to visit a
feed mill and facilities for production of poultry meat, beef and pork located in
the Tambov, Bryansk and Moscow Oblasts. In addition, in accordance with the
approved program, the delegation will visit the FGBI "ARRIAH"
subordinate to the Rosselkhoznadzor in the Vladimir Oblast.
The Rosselkhoznadzor responsible officers familiarized the
Hong Kong colleagues with the structure of the Federal Service for Veterinary
and Phytosanitary Surveillance, its powers in the field of veterinary control implementation,
and activities to support the export of Russian livestock products.
The parties discussed the production of poultry meat, pork
and beef in Russia. As it was noted during the talks, Russia fully meets the
country's demand for poultry meat, and by 90% demand -for pork meat. At the end
of the talks the parties agreed to hold a final meeting at the Rosselkhoznadzor
upon completion of the inspection to discuss the preliminary results.