Health Export Certificates for Fish Products Modified

7 August 2012, at 1:00am

CHILE - As from 1 September, new formats for health certificates issued for fishery products for human consumption and not for human consumption, for Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay, will become effective.

According to the "Agreement on Sanitary Mercosur", fishery products exported to these markets and shipped from the 1 September, shall be accompanied with the new formats.

The amendment of licenses currently issued, comprises mainly the integration of animal health statements for various exported products (frozen, molluscs, etc) and the statements of preparation of such products.

The formats of the certificates are now available in downloadable PDF file on the Fish Health Manual Web Site of Sernapesca.