Russia has suspended the import of Turkish eggplant

The Rosselkhoznadzor on April 25 introduced temporary restrictions on the supply of Turkish eggplants, reported the press service of the Ministry. The reason, said the Agency was “continuing the flow from Turkey, consignments of eggplant infected with quarantine organisms”.

At the beginning of this week, the head of Rosselhoznadzora Sergey Dankvert made a ban on the deployment of Turkish eggplants. Answering a question of journalists, decided whether the President to expand the list of prohibited for phytosanitary reasons, products from Turkey, Dankvert said that his Ministry had such grounds.