Multiple bird flu outbreaks in Poland Singapore imposes temporary ban on poultry products
By: Date: 2021-04-01 Categories: foodwarning Tags: ,
  Food Partner Network News On March 31, 2021, the Singapore Food Authority (SFA) announced that due to the multiple outbreaks of bird flu in Poland, Singapore will impose a temporary ban on its poultry products.

  Gorlice and Novosunchi counties in Lesser Poland Province, Kalisz, Myenzihud counties and Ochszów counties in Greater Poland Province, and Zhuromín and Siri counties in Masovian Province An H5N8 highly pathogenic avian influenza outbreak occurred in Tarnovskegure County, West Asia. Singapore will impose temporary restrictions on the import of poultry and products within 10 kilometers of the affected area. Poultry products that meet the requirements of the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) for avian influenza virus inactivation and heat treatment will not be affected by import restrictions.