China Embassy Says Ban on Some Brazil Meat Exports Is Temporary


Bloomberg Law

July 23, 2020


The halt of imports from some Brazilian meat plants most affected by Covid-19 cases are “preventive and subjected to adjustments,” Qu Yuhui, advising minister at the Chinese embassy in Brazil, said in a webinar hosted by the Brazil-China Business Council.


·         China has resumed imports from one of the plants previously suspended, he said

·         While there’s no scientific proof that food can cause the coronavirus, there is evidence that packaging may pose a threat, he said

·         NOTE from June 30: China Halts Meat Imports From More Plants Amid Virus Tumult

·         Chinese and Brazilian governments are in close contact on virus concerns...


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