HK bans import of poultry meat and products from Middelfart Municipality and Nordfyns Municipality in Denmark
The Centre for Food Safety (CFS) of the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department announced today (July 28) that in view of a notification from the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) about an outbreak of low-pathogenic H7N7 avian influenza in Brenderup, Denmark, it has banned the import of poultry meat and products (including poultry eggs) from two municipalities in the vicinity, Middelfart Municipality and Nordfyns Municipality, with immediate effect for the protection of Hong Kong's public health.
Temporary suspension of the processing of import application was imposed on the import of live poultry and/or poultry meat from affected countries/regions
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