UAE allows import of poultry products from Pakistan


Pakistan’s Ministry of Commerce has said that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has given permission to Pakistan to export poultry products, The Nation reported. The UAE has granted permission to import DOC and hatching eggs from companies that are certified for export with attached health certificates, and permission to import poultry meat and its products from slaughterhouses that are certified for export.

Commerce Minister Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan said: “Pakistan appreciates the lifting of the ban.” The UAE annually imports more than USD 700 million worth of poultry products, a market from which Pakistan was barred for eight years.


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