Egypt has received from Russia a notification on the suspension of import of products

CAIRO, 16 sen — news, Margarita Kislova. Egypt has received from Russia a notification on the suspension of import of any Egyptian agricultural products to the Russian market, in particular vegetables and fruit, said, as reported on Friday the news portal “Youm 7”, adviser to the Minister of agriculture of Egypt for phytosanitary control Ali Suleiman.

“If the import will be suspended any export of Egyptian products in Russia and if followed by a notification that the Egyptian side will act in accordance with the requirements of international agreements, and based on the mutual interest of the two countries,” he added.

Earlier on Friday, the Rosselkhoznadzor said that from September 22 imposes temporary restrictions on supplies to Russia of plant products of high phytosanitary risk from Egypt.