Russia restricted supplies of lettuce from Turkey


The Rosselkhoznadzor from may 16, introduced temporary restrictions on imports, including via third countries, of lettuce and the iceberg lettuce from Turkey, said the Minister. The decision was made in connection with the identification of these products “subject to quarantine in Russia object — Western California (flower) of thrips (Frankliniella occidentalis Perg.).

Party this products accompanied by phytosanitary certificates, issued by the national organization for quarantine and plant protection of Turkey until may 16, 2016, may be permitted to import into Russia, however, after inspections and laboratory tests, said the Rosselkhoznadzor.