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2019.08.05

Relaxation of Japanese Food Import Restrictions by the United Arab Emirates (UAE)

【Notice from the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries】

Following the accident at the Tokyo Electric Power Company Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, the UAE has imposed import restrictions on Japanese foods whereby all foods and feed originating from Fukushima prefecture were required to submit a radioactive substance inspection certificate, but this is to inform you that the Japanese government has received notice from the UAE government that these restrictions have been lifted as of July 22, with the exception of marine products and wild bird meat.

The regulations of other countries, including those with eased regulations, are posted on the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries website.


◇Status of Food Import Restrictions in Other Countries and Regions


■Relaxation of Japanese Food Import Restrictions by the United Arab Emirates (UAE)■

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