Directive No. FS-GK-4/8074 dated 13 August 2008 of Russia's Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance Rosselkhoznadzor
Due to discovery, during monitoring tests, of forbidden and harmful components (high content of mesophilic aerobic and elective anaerobic microorganisms) in fish products coming from France and processed at the plant No.FR 35.288.25 ES Russia's Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance Rosselkhoznadzor has imposed temporary restrictions on the import of products from the plants as of 25 August 2008, according to an official release received by http://www.fishnet-russia.com/ (https://www.fishnet.ru/).
In the event of products shipped before 25 August 2008 the procedure of products clearing shall be performed in accordance with the existing rules. Regional offices of Rosselkhoznadzor shall take the material from each product lot to conduct laboratory tests for forbidden and harmful components according to the directive of Rosselkhoznadzor No.FS-SD-2/3536 dated 18 April 2007.