Icelandic mackerel is prohibited from being imported into the territory of the Russian Federation due to inconsistencies in the information in the documents
Published Jun 13, 2023
At the Russian-Latvian border at the Ubylinka checkpoint in the Pskov region, an official of the Rosselkhoznadzor Office revealed documentary violations when exercising veterinary control when importing a batch of frozen mackerel. 18.5 tons of fish produced by the Icelandic enterprise were transported by road to the Republic of Kazakhstan.
In the course of documentary control, the state inspector of the department established that the date of arrival of the cargo in Lithuania, stated in the veterinary certificate for products of animal origin and feed from third countries, transiting to the Russian Federation, CIS countries and reloaded in the Republic of Lithuania, is ahead of the date of issue indicated in Icelandic veterinary certificate for food products from fish, crustaceans, mollusks, other fishery objects and products of their processing exported to the customs territory ...