A temporary ban is being imposed on the importation of several products from China as from 03 February 2020.
Following the outbreak of the novel coronavirus in China, all importers of live animals, live fish and products of animal origin and the public at large are hereby informed that a temporary ban is being imposed on the importation of the following products from China as from today Monday 03 February 2020, until further notice:
1. Live animals and fish
2. Chilled, frozen and dried seafoods including fish products such as fish and oyster sauce
3. Chilled, frozen and dried meat
5. Animal hair/bristles
6. Animal feed including fish feed
The temporary ban has been imposed by the ministry of Agro-Industry and Food Security and the ministry of Blue Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping until further notice.