Russia places partial ban on Hungarian poultry imports
Russia's animal health authority placed a ban on imports of Hungarian poultry products that have not been heat treated (at a temperature of 70 degrees Celsius or more), following an outbreak of bird flu in the southeastern regions of the country, Hungarian news agency MTI reported yesterday.
The ban is effective as of yesterday, March 4. MTI noted that an outbreak of bird flu occurred at a poultry farm in the Hungarian county of Békés in late February.
According to Attila Csorbai, the head of Hungarian Poultry Products Council, the ban affects a few thousand tons of Hungarian poultry.
SUPPORT THE BUDAPEST BUSINESS JOURNAL
Newspaper organizations across the globe have struggled to find a business model that allows them to continue to excel, without compromising their ability to perform. Most recently, some have experimented with the idea of involving their most important stakeholders, their readers.
We would like to offer that same opportunity to our readers. We would like to invite you to help us deliver the quality business journalism you require. Hit our Support the BBJ button and you can choose the how much and how often you send us your contributions.