MOSCOW, April 12 (Itar-Tass) - Three Georgian winemaking companies have already received the state registration certificate in Russia, the head of Russia’s Rospotrebnadzor consumer rights watchdog, Gennady Onishchenko, told Tass on Friday.
“After already a second inspection by Rospotrebnadzor, we have authorized a new stage for 29 Georgian enterprises – to offer their products for our registration,” he said. “All in all we examined during two trips 65 winemaking enterprises and four enterprises producing mineral water,” he added. Registration was denied to 13 wineries, Onishchenko said.
The three companies receiving the registration certificate are Kindzmaraulis Marani, Dugladze Wines Company and Alaverdi Ltd.
Besides, Rospotrebnadzor gave a green light to exports of Borzhomi mineral water. “We had questions to the first batch, but the second batch meets all requirements of safety,” he added.