Videoconference between the Rosselkhoznadzor and the
Veterinary Quarantine Department of the Central Administration for Veterinary
Quarantine, Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation of the Arab Republic
of Egypt, was held on October 6.
The parties discussed the possibility of mutual supplies of livestock products. The
Rosselkhoznadzor reminded that it had earlier forwarded the draft health
certificate for fish product export from Russia to the Egyptian colleagues and was
currently waiting for its initialing. The Service mentioned that eight
establishments were interested in export of regulated products to the Arab
Republic. The Egyptian party informed that the document had been initialed and
the official confirmation would be sent to the Rosselkhoznadzor in the nearest
time. The Egyptian Ministry for Agriculture and Land Reclamation underlined
that they were ready to authorize these product export against guaranties of
the Russian Authority.
The Rosselkhoznadzor representatives inquired about the
option for dairy product manufacturers to export their products to Egypt. The
Service stressed that currently two establishments were interested in export
(the first – cheese producing establishment, the second – ice-cream producing
establishment). The foreign colleagues informed that in the nearest time they
would send the requirements for imported dairy products.
Besides, the Egyptian Authority confirmed that it had
extended the export license for Russian establishments, previously authorized
for export of regulated goods to Egypt, till the end of January, 2021.
During the talks the parties discussed the possibility of
exporting fish products from Egypt to Russia and extending the list of
establishments authorized for export of dairy products to the Russian Federation.
The Rosselkhoznadzor informed that it was expecting to receive the information
on these establishments from the Egyptian colleagues.
The parties thanked each other for participating in the
meeting and discussing the possibility of mutual supplies of goods.