On May 2018 Konstantin Savenkov, Deputy Head of the Rosselkhoznadzor, held a meeting with Per S. Henriksen, Danish CVO, on the sidelines of the 86th OIE General Session.
The parties discussed extension of the list of Danish establishments interested in export of breeding pigs. The Russian Party mentioned that the first pig consignment is expected to be exported in the nearest time. In case the RF requirements for breeding pig export are met the Rosselkhoznadzor is ready to consider the issue of extending the list of farms which the Danish Party will decide to add to the list of recommended establishments.
The representatives of the Danish Veterinary Service informed that in the nearest time it will complete checking Danish establishments included in the list of the third country establishments for compliance with the RF and EAEU requirements and afterwards the Danish party will submit the results of inspections and the updated list of Danish establishments complying with these requirements to the Rosselkhoznadzor.
Besides, the Russian party will raise the issue of concluding the Memorandum of Understanding between the Technical University of Denmark and FGBI “VGNKI”.
The Russian Party passed the draft Memorandum to the Danish colleagues. In their turn the representatives of Denmark expressed their readiness to familiarize themselves with the Draft Memorandum and forward their suggestions in the shortest time.
In conclusion the parties expressed their readiness to continue cooperation in the field of veterinary surveillance.