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Circular No. 06/2022/TT-BNNPTNT dated July 28th, 2022 of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on amendments to the Circular No. 26/2016/TT-BNNPTNTstatus2 dated June 30, 2016 by the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development on quarantine of aquatic animals and products thereof
Posted: 28/7/2022 3:11:03 PM | Latest updated: 18/8/2022 8:43:50 AM (GMT+7) | LuatVietnam: 5506
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This Circular amends, supplements to Circular No. 26/2016/TT-BNNPTNTstatus2 in relation to:

- List of aquatic animals and their products subject to quarantine (Section II Part A Annex I);

- List of aquatic animals and their products exempt from quarantine (Part B Annex I);

- Diseases in aquatic animals and products subject to supervision and quarantine(Section I Part A and Part B Annex IV);

- Procedures for testing and collecting samples of a shipment of aquatic animal products(Annex VII);

- Application for and declaration dossier on quarantine of aquatic animals and aquatic animal products

Accordingly, this Circular supplements many cases exempt from quarantine with regard to aquatic animals and products such as: aquatic animal products imported as raw materials for export processing and export production; aquatic animal products used as testing samples; aquatic animal products imported for displaying in trade fairs; aquatic animal products used as imported foods that are recalled or returned.

With regard to aquatic animals and products subject to quarantine, this Circular removes processed, canned, dried and smoked, salted, products; only aquatic animal products in fresh, chilled or frozen form are subject to quarantine.

This Circular takes effect from September 11th, 2022.

To abrogate Circular No. 11/2019/TT-BNNPTNTstatus3 dated October 22nd, 2019; clause 4 Article 9, point b clause 2 Article 12 of Circular No. 21/2018/TT-BNNPTNTstatus2 dated November 15th, 2018.

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