HK bans import of poultry meat and products from part of Canada
The Centre for Food Safety (CFS) of the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department announced today (December 19) that, based on the announcement made by the Canadian authorities about outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza in the regional district of Metro Vancouver in the Province of British Columbia, it has banned the import of poultry meat and products (including poultry eggs) from the district 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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