Russian authorities removed part of the previously imposed restrictions on the supply of dairy products from Belarus. On Monday, may 22, Minister of agriculture of Russia Alexander Tkachev channel “Russia 24”.
“We are very intensively discussed with the Belarusian side are different approaches, the claims are mutual. However, today we opened [for supplies] two enterprises on processing of meat and seven of the dairies, which will supply the Russian market of dairy production”, — said the Minister following the results of last may 22, talks with Belarusian Minister of agriculture and food Leonid Hare.
Tkachev stressed that Russia expects Belarus to strengthen control over the quality of imported products. “We want the Belarusian side has strengthened monitoring internal control, primarily for raw materials, finished products. Belarusians promised”, — he said. After some time, a maximum of ten days, the countries intend to continue talks on further opening up of supplies from enterprises of Belarus, said the Minister.
According to Rosselkhoznadzor (the message service is at the disposal of RBC), temporary restrictions on the import into Russia of beef and meat products are removed, in particular, with Pinsky and Borisov meat-packing plants. In addition, cancelled temporary restrictions on import of products “Kalinkovichi dairy plant” enterprise “Dairy gifts”, company “Berioza cheese dairy complex”, “schuchinsky Creamery” and other.
Although Russia lifted the restrictions, at the same time the ban covers the products of new companies. So, since may 24, has imposed temporary restrictions on supply of products of JV “Meat”, “Pink whale”, JSC “Myasnoy Dvor “Tarasovo”, and also stored the previously entered temporary restrictions on import into Russia of products of JSC “Stolbtsy meat-packing plant”, OJSC “Lepel milk canning plant” and branch of “Servolux agro” (SZAO “Servolux”). In addition, a regime of enhanced laboratory control of products from nine companies, the supply of which is now underway — OJSC “Polotsk dairy plant”, JSC “schuchinsky Creamery”, JLLC “Danone Shklov”, OJSC “Lida milk plant” and others.
As reported by the Rosselkhoznadzor on Friday, may 19, Russia has restricted the supply of dairy products from several Belarusian enterprises. Action was caused by “systematic” violations of sanitary norms, stated in the message Department.