Agriculture Minister to the Turkish Ambassador: No import of chicken and eggs

Tuesday 20th August 2019 - 14:47

Agriculture Minister to the Turkish Ambassador: No import of chicken and eggs

Baghdad - INA

The Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Salih al-Hassani, on Tuesday, continued to prevent the import of poultry and table eggs for their abundance locally.

A statement issued by the ministry received by the Iraqi News Agency that the Minister of Agriculture received the Turkish ambassador in Baghdad Fatih Yildiz, noting that the Turkish ambassador invited al-Hasani to visit Turkey and see the poultry sector, especially in the Turkish city of Afyon being a province famous for breeding poultry sector Al-Hassani pointed out to continue banning the importation of chicken and table eggs for the abundance of domestic product in the markets, adding that there is a permit to import chicken sections and factories. Monitor the domestic market to find a balance between imported and domestic goods.