The Federal Service Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance informs that its delegation will visit the Republic of Turkey to negotiate with the Directorate of Food and Control of the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock of the Republic of Turkey on December 3-21, 2018.
The parties will discuss export of safe plant products to the Russian Federation.
In addition, the Rosselkhoznadzor jointly with Turkish party will perform pre-shipment inspection of citrus and stone fruit consignments to be shipped to the Russian Federation in December 3-21, 2018. The said inspection is required due to large number of detections of Mediterranean fruit fly (Ceratitis capitata (Wied.)), quarantinable object for the Eurasian Economic Union, in the said products.
Besides, based on applications submitted to the Rosselkhoznadzor by Russian business operators the Rosselkhoznadzor experts will carry out joint inspection of planting material commodities prepared for shipment to Russia on December 3-6, 2018.
The Rosselkhoznadzor will make a decision on possibility of planting material export from Turkey to Russia based on the inspection and laboratory test results.