EU Approves More Fish Processing Companies
Dec 23. TheFishSite News
The European Commission has included four new fish-processing enterprises of Kazakhstan in its list of importers for the European Union.
The Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan is developing its agricultural exports to the European Union.
Thus, the European Commission has approved and added four more Kazakh processors to the existing list of importers in the EU.
They are as follows: PK “Amangeldy” Atyrau, pos. Dam; SEC “Hamit” South Kazakhstan region, Shardara, LLP “Rybprom” Almaty oblast, Kapshagay, Inc. “Business Trade East” East Kazakhstan region, village. Tore-Togam.
The products of each processor were checked in accordance with Regulations of the European Union veterinary laboratories, accredited by bodies of Gosstandart of Republic of Kazakhstan for compliance with ISO / IEC 17025.
Production lines are equipped with these rybopredpriyaty HACCP system and internal control over production of manufactured fishery products. It met all of the technological and hygiene rules.
For the first time in Kazakhstan, the National Reference Center for Veterinary Medicine began planning analysis for the testing of dioxins and dioxin-like substances in exported fish products to the European Union. Up to this point, the products were tested in Russian institutes.
Thus, the European Union has now approved a total of 10 fish processing enterprises of Kazakhstan.
In the period from October 2010 to present, Kazakhstan has exported to the European Union more than 3,000 tons of fish products.