Kazakhstan lifts ban on fruits and vegetables import from Kyrgyzstan
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Kazakhstan has lifted a ban on the import of fruits and vegetables from Kyrgyzstan, Kabar.kg reports.
According to the press service of the Ministry of Agriculture, Food Industry and Land Reclamation of the Kyrgyz Republic, the decision was made following the negotiations that took place on 13-14 May 2019 in Nur-Sultan between representatives of the Ministries of Agriculture of Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan on the implementation of the Protocol of the meeting of the Deputy Prime Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic Zhenish Razakov and Deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Zhenis Kasymbek signed on 28 February 2019 in Nur-Sultan and the Roadmap on quarantine phytosanitary control.
"Since May 22, 2019, Kazakhstan removes a temporary quarantine phytosanitary measure introduced on February 19, 2019 in the form of a ban on the import into Kazakhstan of food and seed potatoes, apples and persimmons from the territory of Kyrgyzstan," the report says.