ANNOUNCEMENT 30 Jun 2009

In June 2009, the government of Kuwait announced a change in trade-relevant health safety standards.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 30 Jun 2009 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Sanitary and phytosanitary measure

Kuwait has imposed a temporary ban on all bird and chicken imports from Mongolia. Kuwait's decision is based upon a WHO report detailing the appearance of people infected with bird flu in Mongolia.

AFFECTED SECTORS