In Russia from 6 August destroyed 1.8 thousand tons of sanctions products

Moscow. December 29. In Russia from 6 August to 28 December were destroyed 1,762 thousand tonnes sanctions products, reported in the Rosselkhoznadzor. The main part of this volume – 1,647 thousand tons falls on the crop, 115 tons of livestock breeding.

Only on August 6, was delayed more than 2.5 thousand tons of smuggled goods, including over 2.3 thousand tons of crop production, 177,5 tons of livestock breeding.

In addition, during this period, in terms of phytosanitary control to the competent authorities of exporting countries has sent more than 13 thousand phytosanitary certificates whose authenticity was in doubt. 95 of them were deemed counterfeit.

In the veterinary services of countries-suppliers were also sent for confirmation 236 therefore, 2 of which were deemed counterfeit.

Sanctions the destruction of the production is in accordance with the presidential decree “On certain special economic measures to ensure security of the Russian Federation” (signed on 29 July). According to the document, from August 6 agricultural products produced in the countries that supported economic sanctions against Russia, and forbidden to import, is subject to seizure and destruction.

The destruction of the product involved in the Federal customs service, Rosselkhoznadzor and the CPS.

Food embargo is in force in Russia since 7 August 2014 in relation to products from the US, EU, Australia, Norway and Canada. This year it has been extended to August 5, 2016. From 13 August 2015 in the list of these countries includes joining anti-Russian sanctions Albania, Montenegro, Iceland, Liechtenstein, January 1, 2016 – Ukraine.

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