Live poultry (HS Code: 0105), and poultry products including poultry meat (HS Code: 0207), day-old chicks (HS Code: 0105.11), hatching eggs, except heat-treated meat
United Arab Emirates is imposing a temporary ban on the importation of domestic and wild birds and their untreated by-product, day-old chicks, hatching eggs, poultry meat and table eggs from England in the United Kingdom
Following the notification published by the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) on 19 December 2016 regarding the outbreak of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza virus (HPAI) in England in the United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates is applying a precautionary sanitary measure to prevent the risk of introducing HPAI virus through the imports of live birds and their products from England. These measures include:
1. Temporary ban on the importation of domestic and wild birds and their untreated by-products, day-old chicks and hatching eggs, poultry meat and table eggs and their untreated products originating from England in the United Kingdom, except heat-treated products;
2. Consignments of poultry meat shipped from England in the United Kingdom before 20 November 2016 were permitted.