July 18, 2012


Ukraine ceases poultry imports from China



A highly pathogenic disease of poultry is reported in the regions of China, according Ukraine's International Office of Epizootics.


"The order of the Chief State Inspector for Veterinary Medicine of Ukraine of July 13, 2012, prohibited the import of poultry products and raw materials thereof from the provinces of Gansu, Liaoning, Yunnan, Tibet Autonomous Region, Ningxia Hui and Xinjiang Uygur autonomous regions and the island of Taiwan, China, to Ukraine," the veterinary authorities said.