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China halts US meat imports

Asia (bbabo.net), - The Chinese authorities ordered to suspend the import of meat products from the American company CS Beef Packers. This was announced today, October 27, TASS reports with reference to the Main Customs Administration of China.

Ractopamine, a substance used to increase muscle mass, has been found in American meat, the department said. For this reason, a decision has been made to temporarily suspend the issuance of import declarations for CS Beef Packers meat products from October 27th.

In August, China temporarily suspended the import of meat products from the American company King Meat Service, also due to ractopamine, the use of which in the production of food products in China is prohibited.

China halts US meat imports