Iraq to Import Iranian Frozen Chicken

IRAQ - Iraq's Agriculture Ministry has authorised the importation of frozen chicken from Iran, according to the IRNA news agency.
calendar icon 25 August 2006
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The Ministry says that Iraq will import a total of 40,000 tons of frozen chicken from various countries, including Iran, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, China, Brazil and Thailand.

These imports follow a period during which the Iraqi government banned poultry imports from neighbouring countries because of the threat from avian influenza.

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