07-07-2014 09:08 AM | China

Differences spell poultry delay

Imports of mainland poultry are being delayed by differences with authorities across the border.

They concern anti-bird flu measures such as quarantine and tests being planned at the Ta Kwu Ling segregation site.

The warning level for bird flu H7N9 was downgraded from "serious" to "alert" on June 12, after the last imported case on April 13. At the same time, the SAR said no poultry samples had tested positive for H7 or H5 bird flu since January 27.
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