Poultry meat and egg products
Import suspension of poultry meat and egg products from Butte County in California in the United States of America. Language(s): . Number of pages:
In order to prevent the introduction of High Pathogenicity Avian Influenza (HPAI) virus into Japan, MAFF has suspended the import of poultry meat and egg products from Butte County in California in the United States of America, including those shipped through third countries, since 19 August 2022, based on Articles 37 and 44 of the "Act on Domestic Animal Infectious Disease Control" and "Animal Health Requirements for the poultry meat etc. to be exported to Japan from the United States".