Hong Kong stops importing poultry products from Vietnam

(VOV) - Hong Kong has temporarily stopped importing poultry and poultry products from Vietnam for fear of the avian flu (H5N1 and H5N6) that is occurring in Dak Lak and Dak Nong provinces.

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has been informed by the Hong Kong Food and Environmental Hygiene Department that announced the decision.

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The decision, which came into effect as from May 22, 2015 bans all poultry and poultry products from all Vietnamese localities.