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The packaging of frozen sea bass from South Korea tested positive for COVID-19 in China

Frozen Seabass
South Korea
China
Published Apr 26, 2022

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Chinese customs authorities temporarily suspended imports of products from related companies, saying that samples of packaging paper imported from Korea and other countries tested positive for COVID-19. In a notice posted on the website on the 25th, the General Administration of Customs of China (corresponding to the Customs Administration) said, "As a result of nucleic acid (PCR) testing of some frozen sea bass imported from Korea, a positive result for COVID-19 was found." The General Administration of Customs said, "According to Regulation 103 of the General Administration of Customs 2020, we will not receive import declarations for the products of Korean aquatic products company A for one week." On the same day, a package sample of frozen banana shrimp from Myanmar also tested positive, and the same measures were taken against related companies. However, this measure is not exceptional. The General Administration of Customs of China is strengthening quarantine on imported products to prevent the inflow of COVID-19 from abroad, and among them, similar measures have been frequently taken.

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Chinese customs authorities temporarily suspended imports of products from related companies, saying that samples of packaging paper imported from Korea and other countries tested positive for COVID-19. In a notice posted on the website on the 25th, the General Administration of Customs of China (corresponding to the Customs Administration) said, "As a result of nucleic acid (PCR) testing of some frozen sea bass imported from Korea, a positive result for COVID-19 was found." The General Administration of Customs said, "According to Regulation 103 of the General Administration of Customs 2020, we will not receive import declarations for the products of Korean aquatic products company A for one week." On the same day, a package sample of frozen banana shrimp from Myanmar also tested positive, and the same measures were taken against related companies. However, this measure is not exceptional. The General Administration of Customs of China is strengthening ...
Source: Donga
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