Russia Blocks Dutch Pork

by 5m Editor
1 February 2008, at 11:58am

RUSSIA - The Russian food safety authorities have blocked a shipment of pig meat from Holland because it did not have the correct documentation.

The officials from Rosselkhoznador in the Tver and Pskov provinces seized the shipment of 20 tonnes of pork.

The officials said that the shipment did not have the correct veterinary documents to guarantee its safety and quality.

The load was returned to the supplier.

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