Rosselkhoznadzor / News
Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance
Delegation from Kuwait Familiarized Itself with Russian Grain and Grain Product Safety and Quality Assurance System
As part of the work carried out to increase the exports of
Russian grain to the market of the Middle East countries, the Rosselkhoznadzor
organized the visit of the representatives of the Public Authority for
Agriculture Affairs and Fish Resources of the State of Kuwait to the Russian
Federation in the period from July 14 to July 18.
During the visit, the Kuwaiti specialists visited the
Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate institutions (the FGBI “Grain Quality Assessment
Centre” and the FGBI “VNIIKR”) engaged in verification of compliance as regards
the phytosanitary condition, quality and safety of grain and grain products.
They directly participated in taking samples from wheat dispatched from the
Novorossiysk Grain Terminal for export, as well as from wheat supplied to the
Novorossiysk Grain Plant for processing.
The Rosselkhoznadzor presented a number of documents to the
foreign delegation for information; the documents contained the requirements of
the Russian Federation and the Eurasian Economic Union in the field of plant
quarantine, grain quality and safety.
In conclusion, the delegation from Kuwait thanked the
Russian party for the organization of the visit and voiced its intention to
Jul 19, 2019
Surveillance of the quality and safety of grain