MOSCOW, January 11. /TASS/. Iran will undertake all the possible measures to prevent export of banned Turkish products disguised as Iranian one to the Russian market, Russian veterinary and phytosanitary regulator Rosselkhoznadzor said on Monday.
In particular, Iran’s National Quarantine and Plant Protection Service will send information of interest for Rosselkhoznadzor using actualized email addresses. Furthermore, the Iranian side will verify authenticity of all phytosanitary documents send by Rosselkhoznadzor for authorization, the Russian regulator said.
Rosselkhoznadzor approached the Iranian side for the purpose of preventing import of quarantine products by Russia with attached forged phytosanitary certificates, the regulator said. Authorities of both countries held phone consultations on January 11 and discussed measures for increasing the safety level during supplies of quarantine products from Iran to Russia.