Russia authorizes several SA firms to resume seafood exports
Breaded fish portions. (Photo Credit: Irvin & Johnson)
(SOUTH AFRICA, 11/13/2014)
South Africa will be able to restart seafood exports to Russia, which had been suspended over two decades ago, after several seafood companies have been granted rights by Russian authorities to supply canned and frozen fish.
A total of 12 companies have been authorised to export their products to the Russian market, as it was posted in the Russian veterinary and phytosanitary service's website.
The firms being allowed to supply seafood are: Abagold Ltd, Compass Challenger, GSA Trades Pty Ltd, Harvest Atlantic Peace, Irvin & Johnson Limited, Kaytrad Coldstore, Laverne, Marine Products, Pioneer Fishing Pty Ltd, Sea Vuna Fishing Company Pty Ltd and Viking Fishing Co Pty Ltd, SouthAfrica.info informed.
Some news sources relate this decision to Russia’s ...