The authorities announced a total ban on the import of vegetables and fruits from Turkey


Rosselkhoznadzor next week may completely ban the supply of fruit and vegetables from Turkey. About this “Interfax” reported Deputy head of the Department Yulia, Shvabauskene.

She explained that the agencies continue to identify quarantine pests in shipments of vegetables and fruits that have not prohibited for import from Turkey. As noted, Shvabauskene, the Rosselkhoznadzor tried to resolve arising problems with the phytosanitary service of Turkey.

“We took the path of not closing all vegetable imports from, and supply constraints of certain products, but now we see that it is meaningless, because it is the insolvency of the Turkish phytosanitary service, said Shvabauskene. — So for the remaining “non-prohibited” fruits and vegetables will immediately put a limit”.

Today from Turkey may be imported zucchini, grapefruits and lemons, said RIA Novosti the head of Department Sergey Dankvert.

“There was only zucchini, grapefruits and lemons, we had already seen as useless and on Monday will close all crop products”, – said the head of the Supervisory service.

Before it became known that the Rosselkhoznadzor from may 16 imposes temporary restrictions on import from this country of lettuce and iceberg lettuce.