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Negotiations between Officials of the Rosselkhoznadzor and Ministry of Environment Water and Agriculture, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

A meeting between Artyom Daushev, Advisor to the Head of the Rosselkhoznadzor, and Ali Mohammed Al-Shahi, Director General of the Department of Fisheries, Ministry of Environment Water and Agriculture, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, was held in Moscow on September 27, 2019. The representatives of the UAE Food and Drug Authority and RF Ministry of Agriculture as well as business representatives of both countries also participated to the meeting.

The Saudi Arabian delegation visits Moscow for participation to the WorldFood Moscow exhibition.

Extending of the list of Russian poultry meat and egg producing establishments authorized for export of their products to Saudi Arabia was discussed at the meeting Three Russian poultry meat and three Russian table egg producing establishments were proposed for listing.

The Saudi Arabia representatives have informed that they are ready to carry out inspection of poultry establishments interested in export of their products to Saudi Arabia in early 2020.

Export of frozen shrimps, fish and fish products from Saudi Arabia to Russia was also discussed. The Rosselkhoznadzor informed that it had received filled questionnaire on system for ensuring aquaculture product safety and request for approval of three companies for export of their products to Russia from the Saudi Arabia competent authority. The said materials will be thoroughly examined by the Rosselkhoznadzor in the nearest future and then it will present its opinion.

The Saudi Arabian party made presentation on National aquaculture industry development, royal tiger shrimp and Indian white shrimps as well as fish cultivation amounts and technologies and structure, functions and powers of the Department of Fisheries responsible for control in this area during the meeting.

Colleagues from Saudi Arabia also informs about completion of procedure for initialing veterinary certificates for dairy products, honey and apiculture products, fish and fish products exported from Russia to Saudi Arabia. The said certificates will be forwarded soon to the Rosselkhoznadzor through diplomatic channels.

At the end, the parties expressed the hope for further development of trade relations between Russia and Saudi Arabia.

Sep 27, 2019

Categorys: Veterinary , Events , Import. Export. Transit