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Rospotrebnadzor has allowed to import into Russia vegetables from the Netherlands and Belgium

Russia has started to open gradually the borders for the European vegetables, having resolved deliveries from the Netherlands and Belgium. On turn five more countries. However concerning other European Union countries the interdiction will continue to operate, as distribution of an intestinal infection still is not taken under control.

the Head of Federal Agency of supervision in sphere of protection of the rights of consumers and well-being of the person (Rospotrebnadzor) Gennady Onishchenko has declared that takes off from now on embargo on import on the Russian market of vegetables from the Netherlands and Belgium. He has noticed that it will concern production having the special certificate. The form of this document has been co-ordinated one week ago. In lists on reception of the similar right five more countries, has noted g - n Onishchenko. In particular, presence of the special certificate which form has been co-ordinated one week ago is necessary.

However concerning other countries the interdiction for delivery continues to operate. By words g - on Onishchenko, now the situation with distribution to Europe an intestinal infection under control is not taken yet. By data for June, 27th, in the European Union countries it is registered 1,9 thousand cases of diseases. Thus 87 new cases have appeared within the last days. Also Rospotrebnadzor takes into account cases of group disease in France though thus Europe does not rank this case as a shared problem of distribution of bacterium E. Coli, has noted g - n Onishchenko.

As he said, to representatives of the European Union the list from 20 &ndash is known; 30 names of the vegetable production forbidden to import to Russia. However the potato, for example, in this list is absent, the main health officer of the country has noted.

Rospotrebnadzor has entered on June, 2nd, 2011 an interdiction for deliveries of all thermally not processed vegetable production from the European Union in connection with distribution there an intestinal infection. On June, 10th at the summit Russia — EU, passing in Nizhni Novgorod, the president of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev has declared that the country is ready to restore import of vegetables from the European Union under corresponding guarantees of services of EU.