Ukraine Bans Chinese Poultry Imports

by 5m Editor
16 July 2012, at 8:07am

UKRAINE - Ukraine has banned poultry imports from seven administrative territories of China because of outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) on their territory.

Information about the ban was sent out in a telegram by State Veterinary Inspector Volodymyr Horzheyev, the press service of the State Veterinary and Biosecurity Service of Ukraine reported.

According to KyivPost, in particular, the ban is in effect for the provinces of Gansu, Liaoning, Yunnan, the Tibet Autonomous Region, the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, and the Island of Taiwan.